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Where the battle for Senate control stands after Election Day

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

America’s first Latina senator just saved Democrats’ Senate majority

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto’s victory in Nevada breathes hope into the rest of Joe Biden’s presidency.

How a surprising Democratic strategy may have staved off the midterm red wave

Risky funding of extreme right candidates could come at a cost.

Democrat Wins Nevada Secretary Of State Race Over ‘Cabal’-Obsessed Republican

Cisco Aguilar beat Jim Marchant, who claimed that decades of legitimate elections had in fact been predetermined by a “deep state cabal.”

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.

Voters Reject Election Deniers Running to Take Over Elections

With Jim Marchant’s defeat by Cisco Aguilar in Nevada’s secretary of state race, all but one of the “America First” slate of candidates who espoused conspiracy theories about the 2020 election were defeated.

Tracking the Mail Vote in the Uncalled House Districts

Republicans lead in the race for House control, but Democrats still have hope, thanks to mail ballot trends in California. We’ll provide updates.

Analysis: Democrats would have gotten crushed this election without young voters | CNN Politics

Democrats have done a lot better in the midterm elections than a lot of pundits and analysts had anticipated. They're favored to hold on to the Senate and look to have kept their losses in the House to a minimum.

Why were the midterm elections close? Exit polls offer clues. | CNN Politics

A set of countervailing political forces may have contributed to the closeness of this year's midterm elections, according to the​ current results of the national exit poll conducted for CNN and other news networks by Edison Research. It remains uncertain which party will control either the Senate or the House of Representatives next year, with votes still being counted and key races too early to call.

Momentum -- and planning -- for DeSantis 2024 bid takes off after resounding Florida win | CNN Politics

Ron DeSantis' commanding reelection was a bright spot for Republicans, who otherwise waited for a red wave that never arrived and watched Trump-backed candidates flounder in key battlegrounds. And the reaction within the GOP has only further fueled momentum for DeSantis to run for president and take on Trump head-on next year.

Opinion: A really bad night for some high-profile Trump-backed candidates | CNN

While Ron DeSantis won big, some high profile GOP candidates backed by Donald Trump struggled in a midterm election that had been expected to yield a decisive victory for Republicans

Senate control guarantees many more judges for Democrats

Judicial and executive branch confirmations are of the few things the majority party has unilateral control over.

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

Democrats held the chamber despite a series of obstacles. And they couldn’t have done it without Republicans blowing winnable races.

Fetterman defeats Oz in first Senate seat flip

Democrats scored their first major Senate win in the Pennsylvania race, with other victories in New Hampshire and Colorado, while Republicans held seats in Ohio, North Carolina and Florida.

Cortez Masto wins in Nevada, securing Democratic control of Senate

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) is projected to defeat Republican Adam Laxalt, putting an end to a nail-biter of a race and ensuring Democrats will maintain their Senate majority. NBC News and…

The election is over. The fight for the explanation is just getting started.

The winners of the 2022 elections will determine who controls the Congress and state houses. The winners of the explanation of those results will determine what the 2024 campaigns look like. What m…

Midterm results: Democrat Marie Gluesenkamp Perez wins Washington house seat

Democrat Marie Gluesenkamp Perez triumphed over conservative Republican Joe Kent to represent Washington's 3rd Congressional District, stripping Republicans of a red bastion in a decidedly blue state.

Midterms results: Catherine Cortez Masto wins Nevada, handing Senate control to Democrats

Incumbent Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) defeated Republican challenger Adam Laxalt Saturday, handing control of the Senate back to Democrats, even with Georgia still to be called.

Democrats hold Senate majority in midterm elections stunner

Democrats withstood ferocious headwinds in the midterm elections to secure another two years of Senate control, a stinging defeat for Republicans that provides President Joe Biden a bulwark on Capitol Hill against an expected GOP majority in the House.

Youngkin on Trump Attack: 'I Do Not Call People Names'

Gov. Glenn Youngkin responded to former President Donald Trump’s political attack, saying he “works hard to bring people together.”

NBC Calls Nevada Senate Race for Democrat Incumbent - And Democrats Keep Control of the US Senate

It didn’t matter who ran.  The results were set months ago. The Senator in Nevada who no one even knows somehow pulled off another major upset for the Dems.  We can’t call it a miracle because there is nothing holy about it. Late on Saturday night, the mainstream media reported on the steal. Sen. Catherine…

Democrats hang on to their crucial Senate majority

There’s one big reason this still matters even though they may still lose the House.

Opinion | Catherine Cortez Masto remains a model for purple-state Democrats

In her second term, expect Cortez Masto to buck the party at times.

How the 2022 Midterms Became a Squeaker

Interviews with more than 70 current and former officials show the outside forces — and miscalculations and infighting — that led to an improbable, still-undecided election.

Aguilar defeats election denier Marchant in race to oversee Nev. voting

It was the latest loss for GOP candidates who campaigned on former president Donald Trump’s false insistence the 2020 election was stolen.

Where things stand in the Arizona governor's race as new vote counts come in

An estimated 290,000 votes are yet to be counted in Arizona, and the governor's race is still on the line.

Democrats keep the Senate

Catherine Cortez Masto's win delivered a one-two punch for Democrats in Nevada and Arizona, a pair of battleground states that Republicans contested fiercely.

Democrats will keep control of Senate, bucking historical trend

Democrats are projected to hold onto their narrow Senate majority after Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto eked out a win in Nevada Saturday night, beating back a furious challenge from Republicans who so…

Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto Holds On to Nevada U.S. Senate Seat

Democrats will keep control of the Senate due to Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto's (D-NV) narrow election victory against Republican Adam Laxalt.

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