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11/02/2008 09:32 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

US: Obama 53, McCain 42 (Gallup 10/31-11/2)

USAToday/Gallup Poll

10/31-11/2/08; 2,472 Likely Voters, Margin of Error +/- 2%

Mode: Live Telephone Interviews

Gallup release; USA Today story, OnPolitics blog item

Likely Voters-Expanded:

Obama 53, McCain 42

Likely Voters-Traditional

Obama 53, McCain 42

USA Today reports: "Gallup says that when it allocates the 4% of likely voters who either had no opinion or would not choose between Obama and McCain, it estimates the candidates' current support levels would most likely be 55% for Obama, 44% for McCain."

Gallup's Jeff Jones confirms via email that this release also represents "the final Gallup Daily poll and final Gallup estimate. No more from us."

Survey dates corrected