Congressional Approval on Track to Be Lowest for Any Midterm in 40 Years

By: Monday June 16, 2014 10:55 am

Americans rarely have a high opinion of Congress, but currently its support for the body has been at record lows. Unless there is some dramatic change in the next few months this election could feature the lowest Congressional approval ratings of any midterm election in the past 40 years.

 

Dems Hold Large Lead in Generic Ballot, But It Might Not Be Enough

By: Wednesday May 1, 2013 9:25 am

The good news for Democrats is they hold a modest lead in the latest generic ballot polling. According to Quinnipiac, if the election were held today 41 percent would vote for a Democratic candidate for Congress and only 37 percent would for a Republican candidate.

The poll also found that Americans have grown tired of endless gridlock created by divided government.

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