Polls of the Week: Aug. 10

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  • Midwest, jobs, unemployment, employment
  • Barack Obama, President Obama
  • Mitt Romney, Barack Obama
  • Transportation Security Administration, terrorism
  • Republican Party, Democratic Party
  • gun violence, mass shooting
  • Economy, unemployment
  • National polls, Politics Polls
  • Barack Obama, President Obama
  • Utah, jobs, economy

Not So Fast

Not every poll gives Obama the edge. Romney leads the president nationally in a daily tracking poll conducted by the conservative Rasmussen polling outlet by 47 to 43 percent. Any bounce Obama may have experienced after last week's report that economy added 163,000 jobs in July, Rasmussen says, has "faded." (Photo:  Joe Raedle/Getty Images)