[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/07/29/art.obama.ticker.jpg caption=]
It's a mystery to many: why isn't Barack Obama farther ahead in the polls?
CNN's poll of polls shows Obama up by 5 points, leading John McCain 45% to 40%. In most polls, he rarely breaks 50%. A new USA Today/Gallup Poll actually shows McCain leading Obama 49% to 45% percent among likely voters.
It seems like Obama should be miles ahead of McCain when you consider the political climate.
To read more and contribute to the Cafferty File discussion click here