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<center>[[United States Congress elections, 2014|'''2014 Congress Elections''']]</center>
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*[[United States House of Representatives elections, 2014|'''U.S. House''']]
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News headlines

Issues in the 113th Congress

Congressional Approval Rating
Poll Total Approve Total Disapprove Margin of Error Sample Size
The Economist/YouGov (September 21-23, 2013) 9 72 +/-5.1 690
CBS/New York Times (September 19-23, 2013) 14 80 +/-3 1014
CNN/ORC (September 27-29, 2013) 10 87 +/-3.5 803
Gallup (October 3-6, 2013) 11 85 +/-4 1028
Gallup (November 7-12, 2013) 9 86 +/-4 1039
The Economist/YouGov (January 11-13, 2014) 8 77 +/-4.3 696
The Economist/YouGov (February 22-24, 2014) 10 74 +/-4.5 710
The Economist/YouGov (March 29-31, 2014) 8 76 +/-4.5 1000
Gallup (June 5-8, 2014) 16 81 +/-4 1027
Averages 10.55% 79.77% +/-4.1 889.66
Note: The polls above may not reflect all polls that have been conducted in this race. Those displayed are a random sampling chosen by Ballotpedia staff. If you would like to nominate another poll for inclusion in the table, send an email to editor@ballotpedia.org.

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Congressional delegations by state

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Current congressional leadership

Partisan balance

Senate Partisan Balance
Party As of July 2014
Democratic 53
Republican 45
Independent 2
Total 100
House Partisan Balance
Party As of July 2014
Democratic 199
Republican 233
Vacancies 3
Total 435