Merrill voters agree U.S. job creation is a vital issue in this year’s presidential race. Many said they will vote for Republican Mitt Romney, because they have faith in his ability to balance the budget. Others think President Obama is more in tune with the country’s middle class. A few said neither is fit for the job.
These photos are part of Wisconsin Public Radio's Road to November series. Reporters Maureen McCollum and Lindsey Moon are traveling north along Highway 51 talking to voters about the election all this week. What issue is most important to you? Tweet @WPRNews #WIpolitics. Find updates from the road on WPRNews' Facebook page.