Poll: Romney Jumps To 7-Point Lead In Florida | Talking Points Memo

Mitt Romney has taken a strong lead in Florida, according to a poll released Thursday.

Romney leads 51 percent to 44 percent, in a survey by Mason-Dixon. The survey of 800 likely voters was conducted oct. 8-10, and has a 3.5 percent margin of error. In the previous Mason-Dixon poll, conducted in mid-September, President Obama had an edge of 48 percent to 47 percent.

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