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Romney speaks at Cincinnati rally

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Romney arriving at Lunken Airport on Wednesday Romney arriving at Lunken Airport on Wednesday
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

Mitt Romney attended a rally Thursday morning at Jet Machine in Bond Hill.

The Presidential candidate talked about how his business experience will help turn the economy around, and took some jabs at President Obama's performance over the last four years.

"These debates have really propelled our campaign across the country and in some respects they've diminished the Obama campaign because he has now resorted to talking about saving characters on Sesame Street and word games and of course he continues to launch these attacks at me," said Romney. "He knows they're not accurate and they're not making much promise for him so his campaign gets smaller and smaller focusing on smaller things. But our campaign is about big things because we happen to believe that America faces big challenges. We recognize that this is a year with a big choice. And America wants to see big changes and I am going to bring it to this country."

Obama's campaign sent out a statement in response to Romney's visit to the Tri-state.

"As a corporate buyout specialist, Romney invested in companies that pioneered the practice of shipping jobs to places like China, shutting down American plants and firing workers - all while he walked away with a profit," said Jessica Kershaw, Press Secretary for Obama for America. "It's no wonder that Mitt Romney's tax plan - including his support for eliminating taxes on American companies' foreign incomes - would create 800,000 jobs in other countries," said  These jobs are likely to come at the expense of American workers in cities like Cincinnati, and that's why the people of Ohio will not be supporting Mitt Romney this November."

Romney arrived in Cincinnati at Lunken Airport on Wednesday night. He had breakfast at First Watch in downtown Cincinnati before attending the rally.

In addition to his stop at Jet Machine, Mitt Romney also spoke at a victory rally at Worthington Industries in Worthington, OH and at Defiance High School in Defiance, OH.

Romney's campaign says they have knocked on 1.8 million doors throughout Ohio and made more than four million phone calls to rally support.

Ohio is ranked number two in the country for most campaign visits, trailing Florida.

Since June, there have been 93 campaign visits to the Buckeye State, 47 stops coming from the Romney campaign and 46 coming from President Obama's campaign.

President Obama's most recent rally was on Tuesday in Dayton. The President is campaigning in Florida on Thursday.

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