North America 5 November 2012 Quote of the Day Obama strategist David Axelrod on the Romney campaign. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML They understand that they're in deep trouble. They've tried to expand the map because they know in states like Ohio they're behind and they're not catching up at this point. Obama's chief strategist David Axelrod predicts victory on Tuesday. › A bad few weeks for girls' schools in Pakistan Barack Obama speaks alongside his chief strategist David Axelrod. Photograph: Getty Images. Subscribe More Related articles Workers' rights after Brexit? It's radio silence from the Tories Fake news sells because people want it to be true Who is set to win the Syrian civil war?