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A new poll from the Pew Research Center shows Romney ”has drawn even with Obama in the presidential race among registered voters” and now holds a 49% to 45% edge over the President.
The Guardian wins for best poll-tracker of the day.
Wow. Yeah victory is yours, Guardian. Step up to claim your prize.
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The Newsweek/Daily Beast Poll was conducted with a representative sample of the national population with 918 likely voters.
* 66 percent approve of how Obama dealt with the Egypt crisis. (Obama’s overall approval rating is at 50 percent.)
* Only 37 percent believe the GOP puts forward positive proposals, versus 49 percent who believe the party is primarily interested in criticizing Obama.
In which our Jeneen Interlandi shows what’s wrong with that Harris poll that says 14 percent of Americans think our president is the Antichrist.