Mitt Romney still has a double-digit lead over the rest of the GOP presidential field in New Hampshire, but Newt Gingrich is closing in fast, according to an American Research Group poll released on Monday.

Romney is polling at 33 percent in the Granite State, followed by Newt Gingrich at 22 percent, Ron Paul at 12 percent, Herman Cain at 9 percent, Jon Huntsman at 8 percent, Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann at 2 percent each, and Gary Johnson, Buddy Roemer and Rick Santorum at 1 percent each.

The Romney campaign got a scare last week when a New Hampshire Journal poll had Gingrich in a statistical tie with Romney, who was expected to carry the state with ease. The NHJ poll is widely considered to be an outlier, as most other polls show Romney with a commanding lead in that first-in-the-nation primary.

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