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Romney's first Iowa ad focuses on economy

Mitt Romney in running his first television ad in Iowa, a signal he’s playing to win the Iowa caucuses.

It’s a move fraught with risk for Romney, as it will raise expectations for his performance in the caucuses, where he had a disappointing performance in 2008.

The ad, which is already airing in New Hampshire, is a positive one that focuses on Romney's economic plan.

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