Election Center
CNN Poll of Polls

POLL: National: October 16th

Likely voters' choice for President

Romney 48% Obama 47%
Date conducted: 10/4/2012 - 10/15/2012
Sample: Likely voters
Margin of error N/A

According to This Poll

The CNN Poll of Polls is an average of seven national polls of likely voters conducted entirely after the first presidential debate (on Oct. 3): Gallup Daily Tracking Poll (Oc.t 9-15); ABC News/Washington Post (Oct.10-13); Politico/George Washington Univ (Oct. 7-10); Monmouth University (Oct. 8-10); Fox News (Oct.7-9); American Research Group (Oct.11=14); and Pew Research Center (Oct. 4-7). The Poll of Polls does not have a sampling error.

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