Pew Poll finds Romney Edges Ahead of Obama After Debate
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's strong performance in last week's debate helped him pull ahead of President Barack Obama, a Pew Research Center poll showed on Monday.
Likely voters favored Romney in the presidential race by 49 percent to Obama's 45 percent, while Romney came up even at 46 percent with Obama among registered voters, Pew said. Romney had trailed Obama by nine points among likely voters in September.
Other polls found that Romney got a bump from last week's debate, the first of three presidential debates, but most showed Obama retaining the lead...