Struggling with economic hardship in the Midwest
President Obama faces a crucial test of his presidency in just over two weeks time, with mid-term votes to elect all members of the House of Representatives, a third of the Senate and many governors.
The BBC's Mark Mardell visits areas in the Midwest, including Missouri and Illinois, to assess Mr Obama's popularity ahead of the crucial mid-term Elections.
14 Oct 2010
- From the section US & Canada