Day: November 3, 2010

Basic Facts of This Election

First, the facts: Republicans took control of the House. Not all races are yet determined, but they picked up at least 63 seats, perhaps as many as 65. Most prognosticators had predicted mid-50s, so this truly was a wave of tsunami proportions. The Senate remains in the hands of the Democrats, with Harry Reid continuing as majority leader. The count will be more balanced, though. There will be at least 47 Republican senators, up from 41. Some results [Colorado and… Read more »