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Debate Eve Poll: Romney 47, Obama 47

ranma2 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 2:07 AM
Too bad Andrew Jackson is not running for president... otherwise you might have made some sort of point... that makes some sort of sense? (why the hell are you complaining about a dead president from 200 years ago?) If you want to condemn historical figures, I suggest Mao Tze Dong. Mao killed way more people than Andrew Jackson.

As Americans prepare for the first of three presidential debates this evening in Denver, a nationwide poll of likely voters released last night shows an exact dead heat.  Via National Journal:
 

President Obama and Mitt Romney are deadlocked among likely voters as they prepare to square off in their first presidential debate, according to the latest United Technologies/National Journal Congressional Connection Poll. The survey showed that voters remain resistant to either Obama or Romney holding full control of the federal government. Obama and Romney each pulled in 47 percent support in the poll among likely...