It is still early. Given time Obama will pull ahead by a double digit margin.
Obama has 7-point edge on McCain: Reuters poll
By John Whitesides, Political Correspondent Wed Jul 16, 7:03 AM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat Barack Obama has a 7-point lead on Republican John McCain in the U.S. presidential race, and holds a small edge on the crucial question of who would best manage the economy, according to a Reuters/Zogby poll released on Wednesday.
More than a month after kicking off the general election campaign, Obama leads McCain by 47 percent to 40 percent. That is slightly better than his 5-point cushion in mid-June, shortly after he clinched the Democratic nomination fight against New York Sen. Hillary Clinton...more...