Nate Silver reads tea leaves:
[T]he Wisconsin dispute has motivated the Democratic base more so than [the Republican base]. That does not mean that the Republican base will not have other issues to motivate them in 2012 they will almost certainly have plenty. But the likelihood of an “enthusiasm gap” of the sort that was present in 2010 has diminished.
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