Heller says he needs Obama voters to win Senate seat

Heller was appointed to replace former Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) last year and has touted his Senate votes that broke with Republican ranks.

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Heller and Berkley are fighting in a close race that could determine which party controls the Senate.

The Sun reported that despite Heller admitting his need for Democratic voters’ support, he hasn’t written off a victory in Nevada for the GOP nominee Mitt Romney.

“I think it’s going to be real close, but I think they can do it,” Heller said shortly after GOP running mate Paul RyanPaul Ryan GOP lawmakers give Trump bad reviews on debate performance Team Trump: Debate won’t move needle in race for White House GOP rebuffs call to uphold Obama veto MORE delivered his final campaign speech in Reno. “I just chatted with Congressman Ryan, and he said it will be more difficult to win Nevada than Ohio but that they think they can win both.”