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Despite Trailing, Romney and Ryan Hit New Hampshire

John147 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 10:08 AM
If new hampshire is a swing state and they're trailing then WHY wouldn't they be they be there? Whats with the 'despite' in the header.
In New Hampshire, the critical swing state where Mitt Romney first launched his general election campaign, the former governor is trailing the president by six points, according to

Obama won the state of New Hampshire in 2008 by nine points, with 54 percent of the vote to McCain’s 45 percent. The latest polls show him with a comfortable lead in this election as well.

Former New Hampshire governor and Romney adviser John Sununu, however, criticized one survey in particular conducted by WMUR/University of New Hampshire, which shows Obama ahead by 15 points,