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House races offer Democrats best shot at claiming a chamber in Congress
Democrats want to take back at least one chamber of Congress this year, and the House of Representatives may be their best shot. The party needs to win 24 seats to make that happen and, as seen in the races below, Democrats are counting on swing districts, those held by retiring or resigned
Race to replace retiring Republicans could mean midterm problems for GOP
Rep. Frank LoBiondo and Rep. Dave Trott are part of a string of moderate Republicans retiring this year. And while LoBiondo’s New Jersey coastal district and Trott’s Northwest Detroit district may appear to have little in common other than they were both carried by Donald Trump in 2016, the race to
Small Margins: A Look Back at the Closest Votes
Mitt Romney eked out a win in the Iowa Caucuses beating Rick Santorum by a mere eight votes on Tuesday. It was a razor-thin margin, uncommon, but not unheard of in U.S. politics. Here is a list of a few of the closest and most...
Washington State Sen. Patty Murray To Head DSCC For 2012 Election Cycle
ABC News’ Michael Falcone reports: Sen. Patty Murray, D-Washington state, will take the helm of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, a Democratic source familiar with the decision confirmed on Tuesday. Murray, who previously served as DSCC chair during the 2002...
Murray Confidence Grows and Lead Widens; But Hundreds of Thousands of Votes Have Not Been Counted
ABC News' Brian Hartman reports from Seattle: Massive voter turnout in the Democrats’ stronghold of Seattle has Sen. Patty Murray’s campaign feeling confident that another week of ballot counting will dramatically widen her slim lead over Republican challenger Dino Rossi....
3 Undecided Senate Races
Or three incinerators as we said that are still not called and in Colorado democratic senator Michael Bennet. And Republican can still neck and neck. We're gonna get to our two correspondents covering the other two states that have not been called Washington and Alaska let's Begin with Neal
The Morning After Shift in Congress, GOP and Democrats Say They're Ready to Move On
Races Still Too Close to Call for Senate in Alaska, Colorado, Washington State
President Obama Takes Responsibility for Democrats' Loss, Saying, 'I've Got to Do a Better Job'
President Obama today said he would take "direct responsibility" for his party's devastating losses in Tuesday's midterm elections. "It underscores for me that I've got to do a better job," he told a news conference from the East Room at the White House. Obama said the election results, which
Tea Party Takeover
mirrors just tuning in now we want to set the table on the results on today's big Election Day the magic numbers for Republicans in the senate they needed to gain ten seats. Looks like they've only gained six so far few outstanding seats in the house. Republicans needed 39 to take back control of
How the West Was Won
All eyes on California races to determine who controls the House and Senate.