Obama Still Up in Most Swing State Polls But Romney Narrows Gap

August 23, 2012 AT 10:11 AM
Heading into the conventions, Barack Obama still leads in most of the battleground swing states like Ohio, Florida, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin but not by as much as he did in July. New CBS / New York Times / Quinnipiac Polls suggest Mitt Romney has gotten closer even after a month dominated by Medicare and abortion instead of his preferred topic, the economy.