Record partisan winning streaks in races for governor can be extended, broken, or tied in 15 states holding elections in 2018.
Reichert is one of just two current members of the chamber to win elections by single digits in the first four election cycles of his congressional career.
Jerry Brown is poised to end up #3 on the all-time list of statehood gubernatorial service.
The race to fill Xavier Becerra’s seat has five more candidates on the ballot than the previous high in California set during 2006’s 50th CD contest.
Not since before World War II have five U.S. House special elections been conducted during the first six months of a new Congress.
The Alabama duo served alongside one another for the 27th longest stretch in the chamber’s history.
Up to 11 women could run for reelection to the chamber in two years; the chamber’s all-time record is just six.
Golden State residents accounted for 10 percent of the popular vote, but more than 19 percent of Stein’s supporters.
Wisconsin became just the second state in history (and first in 120 years) to host elections for the White House decided by less than one point in three out of five cycles.
Nearly five-dozen U.S. House races in 2016 involve the same two major party candidates from 2014 including one matchup in Missouri with nominees squaring off for the sixth consecutive cycle.