* NPR finds Republicans more enthusiastic than Democrats; Pew finds Republicans are more likely to say they will vote.
* Obama trails Romney with independents by 8 points in the Pew poll and (including those leaning one way or the other) 12 points in the NPR poll.
* Both polls suggest that Romney has closed the favorability gap with Obama. In Pew’s poll Obama leads 52 to 50 percent; in NPR poll they’re tied at 51 percent.
The Fix has more takeaways from the Pew poll here.