Swing state polls show Obama with much bigger lead

Posted at 10:40 PM, Oct 01, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-01 22:41:04-04

CBS–Just two days before the first presidential debate, “The Washington Post” finds the presidential race very tight, but polls coming out of the biggest swing states find President Obama with a much bigger lead.

Scott Pelley spoke with CBS News political director John Dickerson on the difference between polls in battleground states and at the national level.

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