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What we know so far about the 2022 midterms, in charts

Where Congress stands, Democratic gubernatorial triumphs, and more.

Democrats had a surprisingly good midterms — but not in New York. Here’s what happened.

The New York red mini-wave — and how it might hurt Democrats nationwide — explained.

Democrats still have a path to keep the House — but it’s tough

It all depends on remaining mail ballots in several key states.

Lauren Boebert’s extremely tight race in a safe Republican district, explained

Boebert could lose her Colorado House race. It would be a stunning upset.

Nevada Count Enters Day 4 With Senate, Governorship On Line

With control of the U.S. Senate on the line, Nevada’s protracted ballot count is grinding through a fourth day.

Opinion | Adrian Fontes wins in Arizona, prompting a sigh of relief from Dems

Fontes’ victory is sure to draw some small sigh of relief from those who were worried about American elections.

Why Rick Scott reportedly reversed course on challenging McConnell

Rick Scott was reportedly all set to launch a challenge against Mitch McConnell. Then the election results came in.

Lombardo Ousts Sisolak in Nevada Governor’s Race

Joseph Lombardo, the Clark County sheriff, ran as a law-and-order Republican who would focus on reducing regulations.

Republicans Reckon With Midterm Election Fallout

They may still win the House. But an underwhelming showing has the G.O.P. wrestling with what went wrong: Was it bad candidates, a bad message or Donald J. Trump?

Analysis | How bad the 2022 election was for the GOP, historically speaking

Republicans are likely to lose both governors' seats and state legislatures, and they might failed to gain a single Senate seat. Here's how unusual that is.

Republican Joe Lombardo will defeat Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak, CNN projects | CNN Politics

Republican Joe Lombardo, the popular sheriff of Clark County, will defeat Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak after arguing that he did not do enough to get the economy moving after the devastating impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic.

CNN Projection: Democrat Adrian Fontes will defeat election denier Mark Finchem in Arizona secretary of state race

Democrat Adrian Fontes will win Arizona’s secretary of state race, CNN projects, and defeat Republican state Rep. Mark Finchem.

This Republican senator just dropped a truth bomb on his party | CNN Politics

Republican Pat Toomey is retiring from his Pennsylvania Senate seat at the end of the term. But before he goes, he is speaking some hard truths to his party.

‘They completely f--ked up’: How the GOP lost its grip on the Senate majority

Democrats are on the doorstep of control, despite a series of obstacles. And they couldn’t have done it without Republicans blowing winnable races.

Top Senate Republicans push forward amid calls to delay leadership elections

Leaders sent out a letter saying votes would be held as planned next week, despite more than half a dozen GOP senators calling to postpone.

The path to 218: Why Democrats aren’t out of the race for the House yet

A district-by-district look at which party is favored in the uncalled races.

All three House Democrats win reelection in Nevada

All three House Democrats from Nevada are projected to win reelection, beating back Republican challengers in a series of competitive races. The Associated Press called the three Nevada races for R…

Mark Kelly defeats Blake Masters in Arizona Senate race

Sen. Mark Kelly (D-Ariz.) is projected to win reelection to the Senate, defeating Republican Blake Masters in one of the preeminent battleground contests on the midterm map this year and putting De…

Masters slams McConnell over campaign spending, says he shouldn’t be Senate GOP leader

Arizona Senate candidate Blake Masters (R) slammed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Friday night, saying that the top Republican should have directed more campaign spending his way…

Blake Masters: Mitch McConnell ‘Doesn’t Deserve’ Leadership Post

Republican senatorial candidate Blake Masters slammed Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky Friday, saying McConnell “doesn’t deserve” a leadership post.

Republican Joe Lombardo Defeats Democratic Gov Steve Sisolak In Nevada Governor’s Race

Republican Gubernatorial candidate Joe Lombardo defeated Democratic Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak, multiple outlets called Friday. 

Herschel Walker Hits the Ground Running, Raises $3.3 Million on First Day of Runoff Campaign

Georgia GOP U.S. Senate candidate Herschel Walker hit the ground in full stride for his runoff against Democratic rival Sen. Raphael Warnock.

Republican Senators Push to Postpone Vote on McConnell as Senate GOP Leader

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) stated he believes the Senate leadership vote should be postponed until the candidates for the position are vetted.

Where the battle for Senate control stands after Election Day

Democrats and Republicans are neck and neck in 3 pivotal Senate races.

Democrat Mark Kelly defeats Trump-backed Blake Masters in Arizona

The senator won re-election in a tight race against Masters, a right-wing extremist who peddled Trump's 2020 election lies.

Mark Kelly Wins Arizona Senate Race, Putting Democrats a Seat From Control

Mr. Kelly, who ran as a bipartisan legislator devoted to the needs of Arizona, defeated Blake Masters, a Republican newcomer whose ideological fervor failed to win over enough independent voters.

Live updates: Election results and balance of power in Congress

Find election results for the US 2022 Midterm Election here. Follow CNN's live coverage and results for key Senate, House and state races for Friday, Nov. 11.

Dems one seat away from Senate majority as Mark Kelly wins Arizona

A win in either Nevada or Georgia's December runoff will give Democrats control of the chamber in 2023.

Election denier Finchem defeated in Arizona secretary of state race

Democrat Adrian Fontes is projected to defeat staunch election denier Mark Finchem in Arizona’s secretary of state race. The Associated Press called the race on Friday night, soon after projecting …

Republican Joe Lombardo Unseats Nevada Democrat Gov. Steve Sisolak

Nevada voters have chosen Republican Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo to replace Democrat Gov. Steve Sisolak.

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