Today we’ve got multiple polls that show President Barack Obama widening his lead in Florida over GOP nominee Mitt Romney. What was a 1% or 2% lead two weeks ago has extended to a 10 point advantage in some polls. That lead is being attributed to the 47 percent tape, the ill received comments on Libya and a failure to get his message to resonate with voters.
This story leads your Tuesday morning political headlines.
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