Washington Post poll of Florida: Obama 51%, Romney 47%

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President Barack Obama holds a “slender edge” in Florida over Mitt Romney, according to a new poll by the Washington Post that indicatse there are fresh hurdles in the way of the Republican nominee’s best route to victory in the Electoral College.

Among Florida’s likely voters, the President is up 51 to 47 percent, a numerical but not statistically significant edge. Among all registered Florida voters, Obama is up nine percentage points.

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