Obama falling: Romney leads 48-42 in Rasmussen poll

Prior to Super Tuesday, the GOP was wringing its about the lead that President Obama enjoyed over all the Republican candidates when matched up head to head for the fall election. But something has happened to Obama's numbers. Rasmussen isn't sure if it is statistical noise or not. But for three straight days, Romney has topped Obama in the Daily Tracking Poll: For the third consecutive day, Mitt Romney leads President Obama by five points in a hypothetical 2012 matchup. It is still, however, too early to tell if these results reflect a lasting change in the race or are merely statistical noise. Today's numbers show Romney at 48%, Obama at 42%. That matches the largest lead Romney has ever enjoyed over the president. Matchup results are updated daily at 9:30 a.m. Eastern (sign up for free daily e-mail update). Romney's support among Republican voters has moved up to 83%, just about matching the president's 84% support among Democrats. However, only six percent (6%) of...(Read Full Post)