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Today, just hours before the final debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, we’re unveiling a new Democracy Corps poll that shows the president with a 3-point lead. But we have a lot more to say than that. We explore in detail just why we think our new national survey means more than many others—especially the Gallup poll that got so much attention showing Romney ahead—and exactly how President Obama can close the deal in tonight’s showdown.

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