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NBC/WSJ Poll: Obama: 50, Romney: 45

Mary Carol Wrote: Sep 19, 2012 10:46 AM
How do you explain the results of this poll? Consider the source---WSJ and NBC. That, plus the +7% Democrats pretty much explains it. Now consider if the sampling wasn't skewed what the results really would be!
Harold15 Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 4:20 AM
I wouldn't believe anything that comes from NBC even if I knew it to be true!
AlfredRegius Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 10:57 PM
But the WSJ is owned by Mr. Murdoch, who also happens to own News Corporation, the parent of Fox. I wouldn't attribute a liberal bias to the WSJ.

A new NBC/WSJ poll dropped late Tuesday showing President Obama holding a five percentage point lead over Republican challenger Mitt Romney:

Fueled by increased optimism about the economy and nation’s direction, President Barack Obama leads Mitt Romney by 5 points among likely voters and now sees his job-approval rating reaching the 50 percent threshold for the first time since March, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

The survey – which was conducted after the two party conventions and the political firestorm over last week’s U.S. embassy attacks, but before Romney’s...