Winning candidates in four states – two Democrats and two Republicans – received the largest support recorded by their party in a race for governor since statehood.Full Story
After more than five-dozen failed attempts to flip a seat, Democrats won the most competitive election for the office in South Carolina in more than 125 years.
Democrats and Republicans in 18 states have now set or tied their longest gubernatorial winning streak in party history.
The 41st president lived to be the oldest in U.S. history and almost cracked the Top 10 in years lived following his first appearance on a national ticket.
Iowa, South Dakota, and Wisconsin each had unusually close races for governor this cycle.