PRINCETON, NJ -- Americans who watched the first presidential debate on Sept. 26 gave Barack Obama the edge over John McCain as having done the better job in the debate, by a 46% to 34% margin. These results are based on a special USA Today/Gallup Poll conducted on Saturday, Sept. 27, the first day after the debate.I realize that this doesn't mean much, it's just a snapshot, but it does contradict most of the wing nut analyses of the debate.
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Debate results: Barack over McCain
Here's the latest polling data on the Friday evening presidential debate: