McCain tops Obama in latest Gallup Poll |

McCain tops Obama in latest Gallup Poll

Rocky Mountain News
Vail, CO Colorado

Republican presidential nominee John McCain has seized a four-point lead over Democrat Barack Obama among registered voters, the latest USA Today/Gallup Poll shows.

Over the three days after the GOP convention, McCain led Obama 50%-46% among registered voters, the poll showed. Just before the convention began last week in St. Paul, Minn., Obama led the poll by 7 percentage points.

Among likely voters, McCain leads Obama 54%-44%, the poll shows.

The poll surveyed 1,022 adults, including 959 registered voters, with a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points.

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