New N.C. poll gives Romney small lead in presidential race
It puts GOP candidate 4 percentage points ahead of Obama
By Jim Morrill
The Charlotte Observer
Modified: Monday, Sep. 03, 2012
CHARLOTTE, N.C. Republican Mitt Romney appears to have gotten his bounce from his party’s national convention – at least in the state hosting the Democratic convention, according to a poll released Sunday.
The new Elon University/Charlotte Observer Poll shows the GOP presidential candidate leading President Barack Obama 47 percent to 43 percent in North Carolina.