US Elections Analysis: One Week to Go --- Why "Moderate Mitt" and Crucial Ohio Point to a Cliff-Hanger
Mitt Romney and his running mate Paul Ryan in Celina, Ohio on Sunday
Why are we witnessing the emergence of a "moderate Mitt" so late in the campaign?
The answer lies in his demeanour on the stage in Florida in the third Presidential debate. Mitt Romney was a man who is truly convinced that he is winning this election, avoiding any potential controversy that would detract from the message that put him in the role of frontrunner.