The 2016 cycle was the first in history in which no state saw its voters split its ticket for these two offices.
Only nine states have had a longer stretch since the last time an incumbent lost a bid for another term.
No ex-Minnesota U.S. Representative has ever come back to win a U.S. Senate election in the direct election era.
Just four out of 53 Democratic candidates since 1996 were sitting statewide officeholders in states last won by the GOP presidential nominee As one of…
Gianforte is just the second sitting U.S. Representative from Montana to seek the governorship in state history.
The Minneapolis politician lived to become the fourth oldest former U.S. Representative in state history and the seventh to reach the age of 90.