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Gallup's daily poll finds 50 percent
of likely voters prefer Romney

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Daniel Strauss

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/16/2012 6:16:32 PM

About half of all likely voters would pick Mitt Romney for president if the 2012 presidential election were held today, while a little less than half would reelect President Obama, according to Gallup's daily tracking poll. In a new poll released Tuesday, Gallup found 50 percent of those polled said they would vote for Romney if the election were held today, and that 46 percent would vote for Obama. The pollster noted that Romney has consistently kept a small lead over the president in the Gallup seven-day rolling average in the aftermath of the first presidential debate at the beginning

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Romney is beginning to hit the magic numbers in a number of polls and in important states. IMO 0bama has reached the undesirable position of people having decided they are just sick of him. No matter what 0bama does it will be hard to shake that feeling so he is apt to call up an October military surprise strike in Libya, ready or not, and hope for the best.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 10ftOverhead, 10/16/2012 6:58:08 PM     (No. 8938206)

54-46 Romney, 300+ EVs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/16/2012 8:44:35 PM     (No. 8938462)

52-47, romney, in my opinion.
But the 50% is a magic level, difficult to take him down from that.

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