Obama Leads in Ohio, Florida

by Katrina Trinko

In Ohio, President Obama is at 52 percent and Mitt Romney at 44 percent among likely voters in a Washington Post poll. The partisan breakdown is 37 percent Democrat, 30 percent Republican, and 30 percent independent likely voters.

In the Post’s Florida poll, Obama leads by 4 points among likely voters, 51 percent to Romney’s 47 percent. The partisan breakdown of likely voters in that poll is 33 percent Democrat, 32 percent Republican, and 31 percent independent voters.