President Obama leads several possible 2012 opponents in head to head matches, but just barely.
A new Public Policy Polling survey shows Obama topping Mitt Romney, Mike Huckabee, Sarah Palin and and John Thune.
comes closest, trailing Obama 45%-43%. Huckabee would lose by an almost
identicial 46%-43%. Sarah Palin, meanwhile, is seven points back at
Thune, who has little nationwide name recognition, trails 46%-28%.
Romney and Huckabee both lead Obama among independents, with Palin losing them by 10%.
Read the full poll here.