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POLL: CNN Poll: Who will win tonight's debate?

Who do you think is likely to do a better job in the presidential debates -- Barack Obama or Mitt Romney?

Obama 56% Romney 32% No opinion 9% No difference 2%
Source: CNN/ORC International
Date conducted: 9/28/2012 - 9/30/2012
Margin of error: +/- 5% pts

According to This Poll

More likely voters believe President Barack Obama will perform better in the first presidential debate than Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

The CNN Polling Center displays data from polling organizations that use CNN-approved   polling methodology as well as some that do not. The asterisk symbol * indicates that   the poll or polling organization does not meet CNN's methodological standards.   A CNN Poll of Polls is calculated using at least three polls that use CNN-approved methodology.   The Congressional Ballot polling data was provided by PollingReport.com.
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