Romney Losing Ground To Obama While Paul Collects DelegatesSubmitted by Kanehbos on Tue, 05/22/2012 - 05:28
by Kevin Kervick | Examiner.com
Mitt Romney has experienced an eleven point swing in his poll numbers vs. President Obama in just over one week, according to a daily tracking poll of likely voters from Rasmussen Reports. Just over a week ago, Romney was leading President Obama by eight percentage points at 50 - 42%. In today's poll, the President leads Romney by three percentage points at 47 - 44%.
While it is early in the election season, such a dramatic shift in the President's favor cannot be seen as good news for Governor Romney.
To make matters worse for the Romney team, Congressman Paul continues to gain on Romney by racking up delegates in state after state. This weekend, Congressman Paul won thirty-two out of forty delegates in Minnesota, further narrowing Governor Romney's delegate lead heading into the GOP national convention in August.
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