I think you can go ahead and start laughing at the Democrats now. For all their pushing, boasting, and assuredness, their control of congress is slowly slipping away:
A tied Senate race in New Jersey and last-minute Republican surges in Pennsylvania and Ohio may confound Democratic hopes of retaking the upper chamber of Congress, new Zogby Interactive polling suggests.Here are my super-cool Excel graphs of the week:
The online polls of Senate and gubernatorial races in 26 states find Democrats, who began this election cycle hoping to capture the Republican-held House and Senate, losing ground in New Jersey. There, incumbent appointee Bob Menendez suddenly finds himself running dead-even with Republican Tom Kean Jr. Menendez had been leading since a June poll.
Trends, people. Its all about trends.