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2012: No surprise -- a tight race

Obama narrowly leads Romney in an AP national poll out today, 47-44%. But why Obama’s vulnerable is highlighted by AP’s lead: “Fewer Americans believe the economy is getting better and a majority disapproves of how President Barack Obama is handling it….”

Obama has regained a narrow lead in Quinnipiac’s Florida poll, 46-42%, after Romney was up 47-41%, largely due to a shift among independents.