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Mitt Romney, Obama neck-and-neck in new poll

If voters get to choose between Republican Mitt Romney and Democratic President Barack Obama in the 2012 election, a new national poll suggests the race would be too close to call.

Both Romney and Obama had the support of 45 percent of respondents to a new Rasmussen Reports poll released Monday.

The public opinion polling company asked 1,000 likely voters nationwide on July 18-19 whether they would vote for Romney or Obama if the 2012 presidential election were held today.

The telephone survey has a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percent.

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