1. SURVEY SAYS

    Zero Percent of Blacks Back Romney

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    An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll found that zero percent of African-Americans support Mitt Romney. The same poll showed that President Obama had a four-point lead over Romney, surveying 1,000 registered voters Aug. 16-20. Obama also led Latinos under 35 and women, while Romney led Obama with whites. Another poll, by The New York Times and CBS News found that voters find Medicare to be a key issue—and a majority said they trusted Obama more on the issue. On Wednesday night, Obama held a fundraiser with basketball players in New York, using a basketball analogy to accuse his opponents of playing “dirty.”

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