Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Romney 48%, Obama 45% (Monmouth University 10/18-10/21/12)

Population 1,402 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.6 percentage points
Polling Method IVR/Live Phone
Source Monmouth [PDF]
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2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Mitt Romney 48%
Barack Obama I 45%
Undecided 5%
Other 3%

Party Identification

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Democrat 35%
independent 34%
Republican 31%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 45%
Undecided 10%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 39%
Undecided 12%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Favorable 45%
Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 21%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,402 likely voters
Unfavorable 46%
Favorable 37%
Undecided 18%