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Poll: Obama Leads by 7 Points

Fox News reports on their new poll:

Obama would have an advantage of 46 percent to 39 percent over Romney, if the election were held today. Three weeks ago the candidates were tied at 46 percent each.

And bad news for Mitt Romney on the women’s vote front, although he continues to have a lead among men:

The gender gap is alive and well, as women continue to be more likely to back Obama (55 percent to 33 percent), while men are more inclined to support Romney (46 to 37 percent).

There was an 8 point gap between Democrats (42 percent) and Republicans (34 percent) surveyed.

Katrina TrinkoKatrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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