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  7/7/2011, Tammuz 5, 5771

Poll: Romney Leading Over Obama


According to a poll whose results were published on Wednesday, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, a leading Republican candidate for the presidential race in 2012, might defeat President Barack Obama in the elections themselves.

The poll, which was conducted by the University of New Hampshire Survey Center, found that 47% of respondents supported Romney, while only 43% supported Obama. It also found that Obama would likely defeat Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann.