Obama and Romney: Where they stand on the issues

Sunday, October 28, 2012 | 12:00 p.m. CDT; updated 7:38 p.m. CST, Sunday, November 4, 2012

COLUMBIA — With a little more than a week remaining before the Nov. 6 general election, some voters might still be undecided about whom they want to be president for the next four years. With that in mind, the Missourian decided to boil down and outline the stances that incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican challenger and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney have offered on important issues in the campaign, then sought independent sources to analyze those stances.