Election Center

POLL: Obama has double digit advantage

If the general election for president were held today and the candidates were Barack Obama for the Democrats and [Mitt Romney] for the Republicans, for whom would you vote?

Obama 53% Romney 40%
Source: Bloomberg National Poll
Date conducted: 6/15/2012 - 6/18/2012
Sample: 734 likely voters
Margin of error: +/- 3.6% pts

According to This Poll

According to a Bloomberg National Poll released June 20, 2012, 53% of people likely to vote in the November presidential election say they support the president, with 40% saying they back Romney, the former Massachusetts governor and presumptive GOP nominee.

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