Romney shows slight edge

And the survey says, according to Rasmussen:

Friday, August 31, 2012
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows Mitt Romney attracting support from 45% of voters nationwide, while President Obama earns 44% of the vote. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate, and seven percent (7%) are undecided.

Today is the first time Romney has held the advantage in a week. See daily tracking history. Forty-four percent (44%) of voters now see Obama as Very Liberal, and 30% see Romney as Very Conservative.

http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll

9 comments on “Romney shows slight edge

  1. Davetherave says:

    bull, this is good news but I’m not going to get overly excited about it. Most candidates get a bump right after their convention. I’ll feel some what better once the poll is done after the DNC convention and two weeks after that. But I’ll never feel real comfortable until I see the sumbitch leaving with his damn luggage.

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    • bullright says:

      Dave, I’m with you. No celebration. I know people are suspicious of polls too. But there are a couple of optimistic points. Slight edge may sound like hype but he has held pretty steady in polls, despite Obama’s attack machine. And their kill Ryan campaign hasn’t had much more success than the kill Romney one. I also see the CNN and MSNBC are both going to do Obama specials before the nomination. The o-press is casting their vote every day.

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      • Davetherave says:

        bull,

        I agree there are some good indicator’s in the recent polls. Especially the low undecided number with Mitt leading. Of course the one thing polls cannot calculate is how many dead will rise to vote and how many times will the same nitwit get to for Obastard. Voter fraud will set an all new milestone this November…

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    • bullright says:

      Dave, I forgot, if you stomach can stand it, take a look at the speaker list for their convention. Its a hoot.

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      • Davetherave says:

        OMG bull! It looks to me like a good list of people to get salmonella. I hope they laid out all the food for the convention…oh…about a month ago! All ya’ can eat ya’ damn nut jobs…

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  2. bullright says:

    The Saturday poll shows 47-44 Romney. It seems to me with now only 6% undecided, they might be a little over valued.

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  3. pepperhawk says:

    Bull,

    I am very distrusting of these polls. I think they are all skewed and we are getting a bad picture of Romney’s actual percentage because all the polls take anywhere to 8 to 11% more democrats to poll. (Because there are that many more democrats than republicans nationwide according to these pollsters).

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