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Polls: Obama's Convention Bounce Gone or Fading?

ronbry Wrote: Sep 11, 2012 9:04 PM
Wouldn't it be nice if voters saw thru the Chicago-style politics of Obama and turned against him?

Yesterday I wrote that Barack Obama clearly received a polling bounce coming out of the DNC, but pondered whether it would last.  Three new pieces of statistical evidence suggest that the "sugar high" is wearing off, and that the presidential contest is headed back to the virtual tie in which it had been mired for months on end:

(1) Rasmussen - After leaping out to a five-point lead post-DNC, Obama's numbers are slipping.  We'll continue to keep an eye on this trajectory: