f the presidential election were being held today and you had to choose between Barack Obama, the Democrat, and John McCain, the Republican, who would you be more likely to vote for? (Leaners included)
|Jul. 10||Jun. 19||May 22|
|Barack Obama (D)||44%||51%||46%|
|John McCain (R)||41%||36%||46%|
|Other / Unsure||15%||13%||8%|
Source: Princeton Survey Research Associates / Newsweek
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,037 registered American voters, conducted on Jul. 9 and Jul. 10, 2008. Margin of error is 3.6 per cent.