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Romney Enters White House Race, Trails All Democrats

Mitt Romney (R) filed papers last week to formally begin his run for the White House, but a new Rasmussen Reports poll shows how much of an uphill fight it will be for the former Governor of Massachusetts. Romney is viewed favorably by just 29% of Americans and unfavorably by 35%. Another 35% don’t know enough to have an opinion one way or the other.

Still, those numbers are a bit better than a month ago when just 27% held a favorable opinion of Romney and 39% held the opposite perspective.

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