Poll: Obama catches GOP field in Arizona

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The PPP survey is the second poll released on Wednesday to show Obama surging in a swing state.

An NBC News/Marist poll released on Wednesday showed Romney with a 5-point lead on the president in Arizona, and Santorum with a 3-point lead.

Obama lost Arizona by nearly 9 points to Sen. John McCainJohn McCainSenate rivals gear up for debates McCain opponent releases new ad hitting his record Why is the election so close? Experts say it's all in your head MORE (R-Ariz.) in 2008, but this year the president is in contention with Republicans, who don’t hold a home-state advantage as McCain did.