This Rocky Mountain News polls finds that Bush has increased his lead by 4 points compared to last month. Bush now leads by 5 points, 47-42%. The increase is due, they claim, to these three factors: "He narrowed Kerrys advantage among independent voters from 30 points to 7.
And he padded his lead among Republicans by 4 points, while Kerrys lead among Democrats stayed the same.
Perhaps most important, the president turned a 7-point deficit among women into a 2-point advantage." He continues to lead Kerry among men by 9 points.