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WaPo/ABC News Poll: Romney 50, Obama 47

richard1088 Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 12:34 PM
Amazing Times! When one has several sons, he can sleep better now, knowing this abomination is being given the boot by TeamAmerica. BUT, let me say that by deliberately turning the secular armies of major regional Middle Eastern nations over to radical and violent Islamic fundamentalists, Obama has succeeded in pouring a firm foundation for a war of agression against Israel and the West. DISASTER. And he did it by intent. Islam is NOT a religion; it is a VIOLENT CULT.

Significant for several reasons: (1) It's the first time Romney's hit the big 5-0 in this poll.  (2) He does so with a D+4 sample, which is looking more and more like it may be too generous to Democrats. (3) When it was released last night, Rasmussen, Gallup, and WaPo/ABC all converged on the exact same electoral split, 50/47. (4) The economy and independents:

Romney does now boast a statistically — and substantively — important lead on the economy, which has long been the central issue of the race. When it comes to handling the nation’s...