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POLL: Who would better handle foreign policy?

Now I'm going to mention a few issues and for each one, please tell me if you think Barack Obama or Mitt Romney would better handle that issue if they were elected President. (FOREIGN POLICY)

Obama 54% Romney 42% Neither 3% No opinion 2%
Source: CNN/ORC International
Date conducted: 9/7/2012 - 9/9/2012
Sample: 709 likely voters
Margin of error: +/- 3.5% pts

According to This Poll

A CNN/ORC International Poll, when likely voters were asked which candidate they think would better handle the issue of foreign policy if elected President, 54% said President Barack Obama, while 42% said Mitt Romney.

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