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POLL: Ohio: Obama 47%- Romney 48%

If the general election were being held today between Barack Obama for president and Joe Biden for vice president, the Democrats, and Mitt Romney for president and Paul Ryan for vice president, the Republicans, for whom would you vote - Obama and Biden or Romney and Ryan (names rotated), or someone else?

Romney 48% Obama 47% Other/DK 5%
Source: American Research Group
Date conducted: 10/5/2012 - 10/8/2012
Sample: 600 likely voters in Ohio
Margin of error: +/- 4% pts

According to This Poll

The American Research Poll released October 9th shows President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney neck and neck. Out of likely voters in Ohio, 47% support Obama and 48% back Romney.

Notes
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