Wave: GOP Enthusiasm Surging as Election Nears
The presidential debates this month not only allowed Mitt Romney to break through the caricature of him painted by Obama and the media, they breathed life into the GOP base. At the end of the summer conventions, Democrat voters expressed more interest in the election than Republicans. According to new research from Pew, however, the Democrats advantage evaporated in October. With less than two weeks to go, the GOP has a substantial lead in voter enthusiasm.