SHOCK POLL: Romney 48% Obama 43%...

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    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows that 25% of the nation's voters Strongly Approve of the way that Barack Obama is performing his role as president. Forty-four percent (44%) Strongly Disapprove, giving Obama a Presidential Approval Index rating of -19 (see trends).

    Looking at Tuesday's upcoming primaries, the GOP race in Alabama is essentially a three-way tie, while Mitt Romney leads by eight in Mississippi. Nationally, Romney now leads Rick Santorum by 12 points. Regardless of who they want to win, 80% of Republican Primary Voters nationwide believe Romney will be the party's nominee.

    With the perception growing that he will be the GOP nominee, Romney leads President Obama by five points in a hypothetical 2012 matchup. Today's numbers show Romney at 48%, Obama at 43%. That’s Romney’s largest lead since December. Matchup results are updated daily at 9:30 a.m. Eastern.

    If Santorum is the Republican nominee, he is up by one point over the president, 46% to 45%. This is the second time since polling began in 2011 that Santorum has had a slight lead over Obama. Romney is the only other candidate to lead the president more than one time in the polls. See tracking history for Obama vs. all four Republican candidates.

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    Neat.
     
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    Maybe it's not a Landslide Victory for the Dear Leader after all?
     
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    They always spin it in hopes that the uninformed will side with the most popular guy. They do this every time. The polls have been consistent for a long time and Obama just isn't as loved as the left would like to think.
     
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    Right ... I wonder how many people actually vote for an other while talking the talk.
     
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    Nice, but still way, way too early.

    Plus, it's just one poll. It matters more when there are more polls.
     
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    So if Romney is the only one who stands a chance of beating Obama.

    And most of the GOP consider Romney a "RINO".

    Then does that mean the American people prefer Obama over any "real" Republicans?
     
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    This is BIG

    Republicans need to stop the nonsense and nominate Romney.....NOW
     
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    Barring some quirky glitch in the electoral system it seems that smiling Mitt will be the republican nominee. All I can say is ..."anyone but Barry".
     

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