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Romney Momentum in Swing States

alieber Wrote: Oct 19, 2012 6:34 PM
What happens if there ian electoral/popular vote split, who wins? I know very small but remember Gore/Bush in 2000 where Gore got popular vote and Bush won electoral college. However there are a lot of states that still show Obama ahead so it will be a nailbiter

Nationally, Gallup held fairly steady today, with Romney leading by six among likely voters; Rasmussen has it tied, with data suggesting a small Romney bump is probably on the way.  A new Gravis nationwide poll has Romney leading 46-44, despite a D+8 sample.  The GOP nominee leads independents by eight points in that survey.  PPP's DailyKos/SEIU tracker has Obama up one, thanks to strong youth support.  (Romney leads every other age group, and young voters are the least likely cohort to vote this year). But what about those crucial battleground states?  Here are quick flashes from around the...