As Debate Begins, Obama's Odds Of Getting Reelected Have Plunged Below 60%

For the past two months, Barack Obama’s chances of getting reelected have generally vacillated between 60% and 70% on Intrade and other gambling markets.

Before the first debate, these odds hit a peak of nearly 80%… and they’ve been falling ever since.

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Today, Obama’s odds fell below 60% on Intrade for the first time since August.

As the candidates prepare to begin the third and final debate, Obama’s odds stand at 59.7%.

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Photo: Intrade

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