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North Carolina: Romney: 48, Obama: 46

jleigh Wrote: Jun 12, 2012 9:44 PM

For only the second time this election cycle, the Democratic pollster PPP shows Mitt Romney edging President Obama among North Carolina voters, 48% to 46%.

Romney took 48 percent to Obama’s 46. That’s a 7-point swing from the same poll in April that showed Obama leading 49 to 44 percent.

That’s in line with the Real Clear Politics average of polls, which shows Romney with a 2.5 percent lead.

Romney’s favorability rating in North Carolina has improved drastically. In April he was at 29 percent favorable and 58 unfavorable, but sits at 41 percent positive and...