Obama leads McCain in New Jersey

Barack Obama has a 9-point lead over John McCain in New Jersey, according to a new Rasmussen Reports poll released Monday afternoon. Obama leads 48%-39%, with 6% for third-party candidates and 6% undecided.

In the new poll, Obama and McCain are both viewed favorably among New Jersey voters — 60% have a positive opinion of Obama while 59% say the same about McCain.

Obama leads McCain in New Jersey