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2012 battleground states revealed

NBC News has released its battleground map which shows seven toss-up states: Colorado, Florida, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia. All seven were won by Barack Obama in 2008, but will there be a repeat performance in 2012? MSNBC’s Lawrence O'Donnell talks to Democratic strategist Krystal Ball and The Nation's Ari Melber.

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