The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows Mitt Romney attracting 47% of the vote, while President Obama earns 44%. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate, and another five percent (5%) are undecided.
his is the 10th straight day that Romney has held a modest advantage over the president. See tracking history.
With a decision coming any day now, most voters want the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the president’s health care law. Just 21% believe the government has the constitutional authority to require the purchase of health insurance. Earlier this year, a column by Scott Rasmussen argued that the health care law is doomed regardless of what the court decides.
Consumer confidence has fallen to the lowest level in five months. Confidence is now barely above the lowest levels of 2012. In his latest syndicated newspaper column, Scott Rasmussen notes that “consumers rate their personal finances the same as they did on the day President Obama was inaugurated. If that doesn't improve by November, there's likely to be a new president in January.”