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WaPo/ABC Tracking Poll: Romney Now a Point Ahead

In yesterday’s Washington Post/ABC tracking poll, President Obama and Mitt Romney were tied. Now today Romney has pulled ahead by a point, getting 49 percent support to Obama’s 48 percent. This is promising: Romney’s national leads seems to have been dissolving in polls in the past few days. Maybe there was a rush of renewed interest in Obama during Hurricane Sandy, and now, as the hurricane drama dies down, more people are giving Romney another look.

Katrina Trinko — Katrina 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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