BREAKING>>> Real Clear Politics (RCP) is now showing Mitt Romney as the leader in their Electoral projection for President. RCP is the much lauded poll that many well grounded political wonks refer to as a accurate compass for the race for the White House.
Real Clear Politics is a web based politics and news provider that has become the go to source for a more realistic pulse of how various political races are flowing. Including elections for the Presidency, Senate, House and state offices. Pundits prefer RCP's averaging of polls as it balances out most of the biases or oversampling by some polling firms.
So here's the news! RCP shows Mitt Romney leading Obama. Romney is projected to have 206 versus Obama with 201. RCP shows there are 131 Electoral votes at large from toss up states. A total of 270 Electoral votes are required to win the White House. This is the first time RCP has shown Mitt Romney with the lead.
Check out RCP's full Electoral Map and see the many states now in play for the candidates. RCP shows many other states that were solid Obama, now toss up or just leaning Obama. Here's the RCP link>>>http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/2012_elections_electoral_college_map.html