The first Gallup daily tracking poll of the general election season is out, and here’s the key number: Mitt Romney leads Barack Obama 45 per cent to 39 per cent among Independents. That pushes him to a 47 to 45 per cent lead overall.
Something to keep in mind: In the monthly poll released April 2, Obama led Romney 48 to 40 among Independents — and 49 to 45 per cent overall.
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