10/13/2014 09:12 am ET Updated Oct 13, 2014

Romney Tops Hillary Clinton In Key 2016 State, Poll Shows

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After months of dominating Republicans in hypothetical swing-state matchups, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's poll numbers have begun returning to earth. In fact, 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney edges Clinton in a head-to-head matchup in Iowa, according to a new Des Moines Register survey. Romney earns 44 percent of the vote to Clinton’s 43 percent (well within the margin of error).

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