After Round One

Uneasy feelings about the economy and a split verdict on the debate yield only small changes in the presidential contest. Most voters continue to associate John McCain with the increasingly unpopular president, and the number who think Barack Obama would be a good commander in Chief remains under 50 percent.

[Poll excerpts. If the 2008 presidential election were being held today, for whom would you vote? 50% Obama, 46% McCain]

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