Pulling Ahead?

“In a sharp turnaround, Republican John McCain has opened a 5-point lead on Democrat Barack Obama in the U.S. presidential race and is seen as a stronger manager of the economy, according to a Reuters/Zogby poll released on Wednesday.” A poll from right-leaning Rasmussen Reports, meanwhile, puts Obama ahead by three points, but only one when you include “leaners”. [Reuters and Rasmussen]