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May 15, 2012

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Mark B.

This is good news indeed! And I would add, that since Gary Johnson took only one point more from Romney than from the President, I think polling him may just be more interesting and relevant than with most Libertarian candidates. Especially given his high profile for a third-party candidate (former governor) I think his presence in the race may be significant. I do wonder if former Libertarian presidential nominee Ron Paul's partial suspension of his campaign will matter for Johnson.

Jim Tomasik

Thank you for including Gary Johnson in the polling. I would really love to see you folks do a three way poll in West Virginia. The primary last week makes me think Johnson could make some serious headway there.

George

This number is in line with the WMUR/UNH pollconducted about three weeks ago. If Obama is up big in swing states, my query is where is all the national tightening coming from. Is Romney running up nearly 70% margin in AL, MS, SC and several southern states? To some extent this may also be due to tightening in Safe Obama states such as MA and NY, where he leads now only by twenty. Also it appears Maine might have tightened a tad. Some tightening in Oregon and Michigan has also been reported, which brings me to the final point: it is time for a poll in Michigan and Oregon and perhaps sometime next month in PA. It would also be nice to poll the Senate races in both Nebraska (Kerry Vs the candidates) and Indiana (Donnelly Vs Murdock).

Obama 2012

Thanks to the women who look to be saving our country from the disaster that would be another Republican in the White House: "He trails 58-35 with women, more than offsetting his narrow 48-47 advantage with men."

Rnegade

Out of all 50 states, how many ballots as Gary Johnson managed to be on? Think we can get some 3-way polling data on those match-ups?

Jay

Thank you for including Gary Johnson!

Mike

Thank you for including Gary Johnson. Please continue to do so.

A Chen

Thank you for including Gary Johnson. I hope to see his status updated in future polls!

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