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Morning Express with Robin Meade

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The politics of polka

  • Ohio may be a 'swing' state, but in Cleveland it's all about the polka
  • Who would be the best polka president?

In the key state of  Ohio on the east side of Cleveland there's a unique community that could make all the difference in this hotly contested presidential race. A large electorate that has decided the fate of many politicians. 

Cleveland's Slovenian community the largest outside of Slovenia itself. With roughly 80-thousand people it's a political powerhouse that's voted hometown boys like, Laushe, Voinovich and Kucinich to national political prominence.  

CNN's Martin Savidge who grew up in Cleveland went for a look and came back with a political story you can dance to!

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