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Nevada Asian-Americans Polled On Presidential Preference

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Image of President Barack Obama. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Image of President Barack Obama. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

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(Las Vegas, NV)  –  President Obama leads Mitt Romney among Asian-American voters in Nevada.

A survey conducted by Lake Research Partners shows Obama has 54% support among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the Silver State, compared with 29% who back the presumptive Republican nominee.  Nationally, the president leads Romney 59-to-13 percent among Asian-Americans.

Asians make up the fastest-growing demographic in the country, and are expected to vote in record numbers this November.

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