UPDATED Jan. 27, 2022, at 5:05 PM

Do Voters Want Democrats Or Republicans In Congress?

An updating estimate of the generic congressional ballot, based on polls that ask people which party they would support in an election.

All polls

KEY

ESTIMATE

90% OF POLLS PROJECTED TO FALL IN THIS RANGE

DATES
POLLSTER
GRADESAMPLE
WEIGHT
R
Republican
D
Democrat
LEADERADJUSTED LEADER
Jan. 22-25
YouGov
B+
1,249RV
0.46
38%
42%
Democrat +4Tie
Jan. 20-24
Monmouth University
A
735RV
1.30
51%
43%
Republican +8R +6
Jan. 22-23
Morning Consult
B
2,005RV
0.44
42%
42%
TieR +2
Jan. 21-23
InsiderAdvantage
B
850LV
0.93
49%
42%
Republican +7R +5
Jan. 21-23
Echelon Insights
B/C
1,029RV
0.58
41%
46%
Democrat +5D +3
Jan. 19-20
Harris Poll
B+
1,815RV
1.16
53%
47%
Republican +6R +5
Jan. 16-19
Fox News
A
1,001RV
1.29
44%
43%
Republican +1R +1
Jan. 15-18
YouGov
B+
1,153RV
0.40
39%
43%
Democrat +4Tie
Jan. 14-18
NBC News
B+
790RV
0.91
46%
47%
Democrat +1D +1
Jan. 13-18
McLaughlin & Associates
C/D
1,000LV
0.54
48%
43%
Republican +5R +3
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Key

= NEW

A = ALL ADULTS

RV = REGISTERED VOTERS

V = VOTERS

LV = LIKELY VOTERS