President Obama maintains a lead of 5 percentage points over Republican Mitt Romney as he solidifies his advantage in the presidential race, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Thursday.
Obama leads Romney among likely voters by a margin of 48 percent to 43 percent, the daily online tracking poll showed. Obama has led the poll since September 7, shortly after the Democratic convention.
Photo: President Obama waves as he boards his limo upon his arrival in Miami September 20, 2012. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque