Republicans lost some of their momentum in the latest unnamed congressional ballot poll against the Democrats from USA Today/Suffolk University, despite being favored to win back the House after the midterm elections later this year.
The poll showed that an unnamed Democrat on the ballot slightly leads the unnamed Republican, 39 percent to 37 percent, with registered voters. The poll also showed that 24 percent of the respondents were undecided.
However, last November, an unnamed Republican had an eight-point lead against the unnamed Democrat. Republicans led 46 percent to 38 percent. At the time, only 16 percent of the respondents were undecided.
The USA Today/Suffolk poll was taken from December 27 to 30 on landlines and cellphones. There were 1,000 registered voters asked to answer the questions, with a