Close presidential race before conventions

There is little daylight between President Obama and Mitt Romney heading into the conventions. While both score highly on “personal character,” majorities say each candidate is going negative rather than addressing the issues. Read related article.

Close presidential race before conventions
Source: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Aug. 22 to 25, 2012, among a random sample of 1,002 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus four percentage points for the full sample and for the sample of 857 registered voters. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.. | The Washington Post. Published on August 26, 2012, 6:20 p.m.
 
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