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14 Days: Trackers and national polls tied up, electoral college still showing a comfortable Obama victory

There are now four distinct trends from national polling since the conventions.

Phase 1, Sept 22 – Oct 2

Barack Obama dominated the month of September from a strong convention performance, where he didn’t trail in any national poll for the entire month, other than in tracking. The only poll to show Mitt Romney leading that entire month was Rasmussen, which showed Romney up by two points 9/14 – 9/16. That’s important, because with so many other polls showing a Romney lead or a tie, Rasmussen is showing the same results today as it did when Obama as clearly dominating the race in September.

Obama’s leads ranged from a single point to a high of nine points.

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