Iowa, South Dakota, and Wisconsin each had unusually close races for governor this cycle.
Newsom notches the third best showing among all non-incumbent candidates for governor since statehood and fifth best overall.
Fourteen states will be represented by a single party on Capitol Hill – seven Democratic and seven Republican; one party controls all but one seat in 13 other states.
The Scott vs Nelson contest broke a 30-year record for the most competitive election for the office in state history.
There were no blowouts, but Democrats managed to run the table for just the fifth time in 75 cycles since statehood, and the third time since the early 1890s .
In last week’s midterm elections, Democrats continued to run up the score in U.S. House races across multiple Northeastern states. A sweep of Massachusetts’ nine…
When Tony Evers unseated Scott Walker in Wisconsin’s gubernatorial election last week, it set up just the fifth time in state history in which a…
Omar received the third largest percentage of the vote among the 140+ newly elected Gopher State U.S. Representatives since statehood.
The 3rd CD member-elect is just the sixth candidate to win without the support of a majority of voters in the state out of more than 250 U.S. House elections since 1940.
The 2018 cycle is the first time since statehood in which two political parties each flipped more than one congressional seat.