Election 2012: New Mexico President
New Mexico: Obama 54%, Romney 43%
President Obama continues to hold an 11-point lead over Mitt Romney in New Mexico.
The latest Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of New Mexico Likely Voters shows the president with 54% of the vote to Romney’s 43%. Two percent (2%) prefer some other candidate, and two percent (2%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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This New Mexico survey of 500 Likely Voters was conducted on October 8, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Fieldwork for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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