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Obama Poised To Win Iowa In Landslide

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Barack Obama is beating John McCain in Iowa by a whopping 17 percentage points, according to the Iowa Poll published in today's Register.

Obama gets 54 percent of the vote, while McCain captures 37 percent among likely voters, according to the survey.

If that kind of margin is reflected in what happens on Election Day, it would be the largest presidential margin in Iowa since Richard Nixon beat George McGovern by 17.1 percentage points in the state in 1972.

Read the whole story at Des Moines Register