Obama +1 in Colorado — Rasmussen

The latest from Rasmussen Reports shows President Obama with a nominal lead over Mitt Romney in what is a statistical tie, 49 to 48 in Colorado:

The Colorado presidential race remains neck-and-neck as President Obama moves slightly ahead of Mitt Romney for the first time this year. The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Colorado Voters shows the president with 49% of the vote to Romney’s 48%. One percent (1%) prefers some other candidate, and two percent (2%) are undecided. The survey of 500 Likely Voters in Colorado was conducted on October 7, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 4.5 percentage points.

For President Percent
Barack Obama 49
Mitt Romney 48
Other 1
Undecided 2

5 Comments

  1. Posted October 8, 2012 at 1:22 pm | Permalink | Reply

    I read that Ras was using a D+5 model after the individual reverse-engineered his national poll. This could mean that the GOP is undersampled in this poll by 8 to 9 points.

  2. John Fisher
    Posted October 8, 2012 at 1:29 pm | Permalink | Reply

    Sunday polls…. should be taken with a grain of salt.

  3. Kyle
    Posted October 8, 2012 at 1:31 pm | Permalink | Reply

    Any internals available on this one? Party ID or favorables for each candidate?

  4. eatdust11
    Posted October 8, 2012 at 1:31 pm | Permalink | Reply

    Any internals available for this or the Iowa rasmussen poll? Favorables for each candidate or Party ID?

  5. Posted October 8, 2012 at 2:17 pm | Permalink | Reply

    I know 30 days is a lifetime…but i am getting this sickening feeling in my gut of a Romney popular vote win and an Obama squeaker Electoral re-election.

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