In October, Dems held an 8 point advantage on the generic ballot 50%-42%
Today, the GOP has a 5 point lead 49%-44%
Dems unenthusiastic (big time) about voting in the mid-terms next year
Democratic voters seem particularly unenthusiastic about voting, and that is likely to benefit the GOP. Thirty-six percent of Republicans say they're extremely or very enthusiastic about voting. That number drops to 22% among Democrats.