Close tie between Romney, Obama in Arizona, finds poll

   Apr 24, 5:58 pm

Washington, April 24 (ANI): Almost 42 percent of people would prefer to vote for former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney over 40 percent for US President Barack Obama for presidential elections in Arizona, according to poll.

According to the Arizona pollster Bruce Merrill, 80 percent of Republicans said they would vote for Romney, while 78 percent of Democrats would choose Obama, the electorate is divided along party lines, The Politico reports.

Although the sample of political independents is small, 38 percent independents appeared to prefer to vote for Obama, whereas 28 percent preferred Romney.

Romney has an edge in Arizona given the state's GOP tilt.till, as long as Romney doesn't have the state completely locked down, there's going to be temptation there for Democrats who see Arizona moving their way demographically, and hope to speed up the process. (ANI)

IS militants take over al-Ghardabiya airport in Libya's Sirte May 30, 1:45 pm
London, May 30 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants have claimed that they have taken over the al Ghardabiya airport in the Libyan city of Sirte.
Full Story
Protests erupt in Pakistan's Quetta against Hazaras' killing May 30, 1:45 pm
Karachi, May 30 (ANI): Supporters of the Hazara Democratic Party (HDP) in Pakistan staged a protest against the targeted killings of the members of Hazara community and other innocent people over the past three days.
Full Story
Cuba no more on United States terror list May 30, 1:45 pm
London, May 30 (ANI): The United States has removed Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism, resulting in the elimination of a major obstacle in restoring diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Full Story
Upcoming Uber update will track riders' location while running in background May 30, 1:45 pm
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Uber will soon introduce an update to its privacy policy, wherein it will ask the riders permission to track their location while running in the background.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY