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WI: Obama 51, McCain 44 (Rasmussen 10/23)


Rasmussen Reports
10/23
Mode: IVR

Wisconsin 500 LV, 4.5%
Obama 51, McCain 44

 

Comments
Isher:

Posted in wrong place. Late Saturday night?

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PJ_FFM:

I don't like these numbers... Let's just criticize the sample size and call it an outlier, okay? ;-)

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davidsfr:

These numbers are fine, about what I expect for the final margin there, maybe Obama wins by 8-9, but 7 points is plenty for this state, which was a dead heat last time and in 2000.

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BarackO'Clinton:

Obama could win by 1 vote and I'd be happy.

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Indiana4Obama:

Still surprised at Rasmussen's 1-day polls...Mccain has abandoned the state so Obama should feel safe. But I'd like to see a larger margin in some upcoming polls.

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lhtk:

Once again I think this is a typically too-close estimate from Rasmussen that subsequent polls from other pollsters will show to be so.

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Nhoj:

wisconsin is always close come election day id say obama wins by about 5-10 points here could be less though.

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orange24:

Getting closer, but 7% is still a huge win in Wisconsin. State of the state...

Rasmussen 10/23 - 10/23 500 LV 4.5 51 44 Obama +7
Big10 Battleground 10/19 - 10/22 584 LV 4.2 53 40 Obama +13
Research 2000 10/19 - 10/20 600 LV 4.0 52 41 Obama +11
National Journal/FD 10/16 - 10/20 405 RV 4.9 53 40 Obama +13
SurveyUSA 10/18 - 10/19 641 LV 3.9 51 43 Obama +8
NBC/Mason-Dixon 10/16 - 10/17 625 LV 4.0 51 39 Obama +12

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BOOMFAIL:

Obama WILL win WI in double digits. This poll is an outlier. In the WI primary, all polls showed Obama with maybe a 5-8 point lead, and on election day he won by 17 points!

Here's link to RCP before the election:
http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2008/president/wi/wisconsin_democratic_primary-270.html

WI will not be nearly as close as Rasmussen would have you believe, you can just feel it here!

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