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From a 9 point Obama lead at the end of his world tour last weekend, the Gallup poll now shows the race in a dead heat. Rasmussen has it as a 1 point Obama lead.
Voters continue to have stronger opinions about Obama than McCain. Thirty-two percent (32%) have a Very Favorable opinion of the Democrat while 27% have a Very Unfavorable opinion. For McCain, the numbers are 19% Very Favorable and 17% Very Unfavorable.