Polls: Romney leads Obama 51% to 44% in trust to handling the economy

Mitt Romney continues to hold a seven-point lead in voter trust over President Obama when it comes to the economy, which by far is the number one voting issue. The candidates remain more closely divided in several other key issues, but voters are shifting towards Romney when it comes to national security.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 51% of Likely U.S. Voters trust Romney more when it comes to handling the economy. Forty-four percent (44%) trust the president more.

Where did Obama’s “Hope and Change” go? President Obama claims that government can’t be fixed from inside and he wants to remain inside. President Obama is a master at getting what he wants by telling other people what they want to hear.

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