Originally Posted by Bacchus
I would love to see a Hillary/Warren ticket personally.
I forget who I was watching but this pollster (Silver of 538?) said that due to changing demographics and that R's are more rural thus favoring more House seat opportunities to win since D's tend to be urban, that this split government is the new normal. Senate races will tend to favor D's slightly however consistently due to state wide turnout and that D's get an extra boost every 4th year for the POTUS election hence what we have today: split congress with D as POTUS.
Fun Fact: Romney received fewer popular votes than McCain and Kerry.