August 24, 2012 7:49 AM

Yael T. Abouhalkah | Why Akin matters: Obama now leads Romney in Missouri

Think Mitt Romney is a sure-fire winner in Missouri this November? Think again. At least that's the takeaway from the poll released Friday, by Republican-leaning Rasmussen Reports. President Barack Obama leads 47-46, wiping out Romney's previous six-point lead.

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