Two key polling metric have continued to trend towards Democrats this week. According to FiveThirtyEight, President Biden's approval rating has edged up to the symbolic 40% mark (Real Clear Politics puts Biden at 39.9%).
- According to FiveThirtyEight, Democrats have also taken a slight lead on the generic Congressional ballot (RCP gives the GOP a .1% advantage).
Figure 1: Generic Congressional Ballot, % (FiveThirtyEight)
Figure 2: President Biden Approval Rating, % (FiveThirtyEight)