Today’s Denver Post includes a story about how high gas prices may affect who Colorado voters choose during the presidential election. Here’s an excerpt:
Rising gasoline prices “certainly can have an effect in a razor-close race in a razor-close state,” Denver political analyst Eric Sondermann said.
A Denver Post poll conducted last week found Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in a dead heat in Colorado, with the president leading by 1 percentage point.
“Even if it is not a big effect, it can potentially be decisive if the race is close enough,” Sondermann said of gas prices.Read more: Rising gas prices could be an issue for some Colorado voters – The Denver Post http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_21567114/rising-gas-prices-could-be-an-issue-some#ixzz26pQlDMAR