I've been saying for a long time that the Republicans are going to be in trouble come next year. While we still have a long road ahead, these numbers should scare the crap out of Republicans. Generic Congressional Ballot Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 41%, Democrats 41% Monday, November 14, 2011 Generic Congressional Ballot - Rasmussen Reports And these numbers are coming from Rasmussen. While the electorate has shown itself to be extremely volatile, a big win for Obama could bring the House back to the Dems as they ride his tailcoats to election. Whichever party wins the White House will most likely also control the House and Senate.