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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
The Economist/YouGov Poll (August 16-18, 2014) 11 71 +/-4.6 1000
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Congressional delegations by state

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Current congressional leadership


Partisan balance

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