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Presidential Election 2012

Barack Obama (D)

Barack Obama / Joe Biden


Presidential Election 2012 Electoral and Popular Votes Mitt Romney (R)

Mitt Romney / Paul Ryan



Pre-Election Polling Available in iPOLL

Country on Right/Wrong Track

*Full iPOLL results*
Do you feel things in the country are going in the right direction, or do you feel things have gotten off on the wrong track? (If Right direction/Wrong track, ask:) And do you feel strongly or somewhat about that?
Sample: National likely voters
Politico/George Washington University Battleground Brushfire 2012 Survey, [Nov 4-Nov 5, 2012]



State of the Economy

*Full iPOLL results*
How would you rate the economic conditions in the country today--as very good, somewhat good, somewhat poor, or very poor?
Note: Asked of Form B half sample
CNN/ORC International Poll, [Nov 2-Nov 4, 2012]



Personal Financial Situation

*Full iPOLL results*
Would you describe the state of your own personal finances these days as: excellent, good, not so good, or poor?
Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index Poll, [Oct 29-Nov 25, 2012]



Most Important Problem

*Full iPOLL results*
What do you think is the most important problem facing the country today?
%
25     Unemployment/Lack of jobs
25     Economy (general)
9     Dissatisfaction with government/politics/(Barack) Obama
8     Deficit/National debt/Balanced budget/Government spending
5     Health care/costs/accessibility
3     Partisanship/Parties/Gridlock
Note: Top responses shown only.
Pew Research Center for the People & the Press Political Survey, [Oct 18-Oct 21, 2012]








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