View Full Version : "Tested" Obama Urges Voters to Stay the Course

09-07-2012, 03:20 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Soaring words helped a young and inexperienced Illinois senator become president more than four years ago. But on Thursday night, Barack Obama portrayed himself as battle scarred and battle ready, as both humbled and heartened to tell Americans that Mitt Romney and his young running mate want to take the country down the wrong path. “The times have changed -- and so have I,” Obama said. “I’m no longer just a candidate. I’m the president. . . . I’m far more mindful of my own failings, knowing exactly what Lincoln...

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