A New York Times/CBS poll shows Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaNational Archives says it altered Trump signs, other messages in Women's March photo Climate 'religion' is fueling Australia's wildfires Biden's new campaign ad features Obama speech praising him MORE is ahead of John McCainJohn Sidney McCainMartha McSally fundraises off 'liberal hack' remark to CNN reporter Meghan McCain blasts NY Times: 'Everyone already knows how much you despise' conservative women GOP senator calls CNN reporter a 'liberal hack' when asked about Parnas materials MORE 49 percent to 44 percent, thanks to a combination of President Bush's lack of popularity and the view among voters that Obama is the "change" candidate, writes DemFromCT. Obama's road to victory is more likely to go through Colorado, New Mexico and Virginia - states where he is ahead or tied with McCain - instead of the traditional swing states of Florida and Ohio, where the Republican has slight leads, writes kos.