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Gallup: Obama's Convention Bounce is Gone

Anonymous3292 Wrote: Sep 18, 2012 5:53 PM
We tried HOPE! Now let's try CHANGE! R&R12
Dot2Dasher Wrote: Sep 18, 2012 5:59 PM
Hope and Change II, only it isn't and it isn't going to happen based on the numbers.

Gallup's daily presidential tracker has settled back into a dead heat -- with a single, statistically insignificant point separating Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.  Rasmussen's tracker wiped the post-DNC bounce away late last week.  (Rasmussen tracks likely voters and refreshes its numbers on a three-day cycle; Gallup measures registered voters across seven-day cycles).  So where do things stand today?  Almost precisely where they did before the conventions shook things up.  Obama led by as many as five points in Rasmussen and seven points in Gallup in the wake of his convention, thanks largely to an effective speech...