Katie Sprung (left) and Bonnie Capra
St. Petersburg, Florida - In St. Petersburg and in Tampa, two campaign workers urge people to vote.
"This race is expected to be very close," says Bonnie Capra on the phone in St. Pete.
"Thank you for your support," says Katie Sprung from an Ybor City office.
The two women have a lot in common; they're both 34 and they're both mothers, but they're working for two different candidates.
"I'm volunteering for Mitt Romney today," Capra tells her call.
"I'm calling to see if we can get your support for President Obama," Sprung says into her phone.
For Bonnie Capra, this campaign work is nothing new. She's volunteered for years and it's become a family affair. "It's very empowering," she says. "I think my kids... it's been passed on to them."
But Katie Sprung is a newbie to politics. "This is my first time and I went full force," says Sprung, who is a neighborhood team leader for the Obama campaign.
Capra says the economy is the main reason she's supporting Mitt Romney and she worries about the future. "My children are a big factor in this, because I'm concerned about their future, the debt we're passing onto them. And every week I go to the grocery store and the bills are higher and there's less in the grocery cart," explains Capra.
Sprung is also concerned about her children's future, but she supports Obama, because the President's healthcare reforms have made it possible for her oldest boy Colin to get insurance. The 8-year-old has type 1 diabetes.
"He's doing very well," says Sprung with a smile. "With the health insurance that we have, I am able to get the right doctors and the right medications."
No matter how the election turns out, both women say they feel good about the hours they've put in, because they've made a difference.