enough to do the job. In fact, he does better than Romney does with Republicanvoters when it comes to caring about them, and sharing their values.
He is tough enough forthe job of president.He understandscomplex issues.He sharesmy values.He cares about peoplelike me.
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But among the public overall, both Cain and Romney are seen mostly negatively.However, Americans are more likely to see both Republicans as tough enough tohandle the job. Romney scores better than Cain with the public overall when itcomes to understanding the complex problems a President must face, and havingthe overall qualiﬁcations to be a good president.Romney is seen as more electable that Cain is. By 40% to 27%, Americans think the President would defeat Cain. They see a Romney-Obama matchup as morecompetitive. But both men would now give President Barack Obama a very closecontest if next November’s election were being held today. When registered votersare asked who they would support today, Obama leads Romney by just four points,and Cain by just three.
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