Obama is seen as the better steward of the economy.
The economy, which remains the top concern for voters this election year, continues to be a strong issue for Obama; he holds a 15-point advantage over John McCain on the issue (47% to 32%). Obama held a slightly wider lead in June; 51% said he was better able than McCain to improve economic conditions and 31% preferred McCain on this issue. Read More
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