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President 2012 GOP Iowa Poll Watch: Perry 24% Bachmann 22% Romney 19%

According to the latest Magellan Strategies Poll.

Magellan Strategies today released the results of an autodial survey of 676 likely 2012 Iowa Republican Presidential Caucus voters.  The survey finds Rick Perry leading Michele Bachmann by 2 points, a statistical tie.  Among all voters, Rick Perry has 24%, Michele Bachmann has 22% and Mitt Romney is a close third with 19%.  The rest of the Republican field rounds out with Ron Paul with 9%, Herman Cain with 6%, Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich with 4%, “Other Candidate” with 3%, Jon Huntsman with 1%, and 8% undecided.

A pretty close race in Iowa.

The CW was Iowa = a Michele Bachmann win.

Looks like Rick Perry will be playing there and may force Romney into a third position.