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Perry the Favorite in USA Today/Gallup Poll

New poll shows Romney closing in on Perry

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    A new poll shows Gov. Rick Perry at 31 percent to Mitt Romney's 24 percent.

    Rick Perry has the edge in another poll of GOP candidates for the White House.

    A new USA Today/Gallup poll shows former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is closing the gap on Republican front-runner, Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

    The poll indicates 31 percent favor Perry while 24 percent support Romney. Texas Rep. Ron Paul is in third at 13 percent.

    The poll results come the same week as the GOP front-runners headline another debate in Florida on Thursday.

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