GALLUP: Obama Maintains His Huge Lead Over Mitt Romney

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The Gallup daily tracking poll held today, as President Barack Obama leads Mitt Romney 50 per cent to 44 per cent. On Wednesday, Obama jumped to the 6-point lead he holds now in the Gallup poll after holding a 3-point lead on Tuesday.

Obama’s approval rating fell a point to 50 per cent, the “safe” threshold for re-election.

In the Rasmussen daily tracking poll, meanwhile, Obama and Romney are tied at 46-46. When “leaners” are included in the tracking poll, the race is tied 48-48. 

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