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Mitt Romney getting more personal on campaign trail

Four weeks before the election, Mitt Romney spoke Tuesday in Van Meter, Iowa.

Evan Vucci/Associated Press

Four weeks before the election, Mitt Romney spoke Tuesday in Van Meter, Iowa.

In the most recent example of Mitt Romney’s injecting more personal touches into his stump speeches, on Tuesday he revealed for the first time that he had met Winchester native Glen Doherty several years before Doherty was killed in the terrorist attack on the US consulate in Libya last month.

Callum Borchers can be reached at callum.borchers@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @callumborchers.

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