Obama's lead over Romney grows

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    Obama's lead over Romney grows despite voters' pessimism | Reuters

    (Reuters) - Americans are increasingly pessimistic about the future but voters do not seem to be holding it against Democratic President Barack Obama, who slightly expanded his lead over Republican rival Mitt Romney this month, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll says.

    Three months before the November 6 presidential election, nearly two-thirds of Americans think the country is moving in the wrong direction. Only 31 percent say it is moving in the right direction - the lowest number since December 2011.

    But Obama's lead over Romney among registered voters was 49 percent to 42 percent, up slightly from the 6-point advantage the president held a month earlier over the former Massachusetts governor.
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    By how much were democratics oversampled?
     
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    Gee one would have thought that all the postions Mitt keeps changing to fit whomever hes talking to would have sealed the deal for him huh?

    Robmoney will SAY ANYTHING to get elected.
     
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    Yeah so? What good will this poll be in November?
     
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    Maybe its all that filibustering EVERYTHING designed the help the American people by the republicans?
     
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    This looks like groundwork. When obama loses, democrats can say the election was stolen.
     
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    Maybe its all the republican LIES about birth certificates, preachers, guns, showsulisem, Fand F and the like?
     
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    Dont they always?
     
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    Maybe its Mitts thinking that he doesnt have to fill out his application for the job properly?
     
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    only when the supreme court apponts a president and makes. *shrug*
     

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