September 19, 2008
The Battleground: The Presidential Race in Mich., Ohio, and Pa.
MICHIGAN: Barack Obama Leads John McCain by 9 Percentage Points in the Wake of Nation’s Economic Crisis: In a survey conducted entirely after this week’s economic crisis hit, Senator Barack Obama leads Senator John McCain — 50% to 41% — among Michigan’s registered voters.
OHIO: It’s a Tossup: 44% of Ohio’s registered voters say they support Senator Barack Obama — the same proportion who backs Senator John McCain.
PENNSYLVANIA: Tight Race…Edge to Obama: 45% of Pennsylvania’s registered voters support Barack Obama for president while 42% are behind John McCain. Likely voters in the state give Obama the advantage over McCain — 49% to 44%.