National political landscape favors Republicans ahead of midterms
Compared with the past two midterms, a smaller share of Americans are following the election closely or are certain to vote, with Republicans holding an edge among the likely electorate – similar to in 2010. Read related article.
SOURCE: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Oct. 23-26, 2014, among a random sample of 1,204 adults. Interviews were conducted in English and Spanish on land lines and cellphones. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus three percentage points. The error margin is 3.5 points for the sample of 968 registered voters and four points for the sample of 758 likely voters. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.