Split Decision: Mixed Results in Midterm Election

Posted by on Nov 7, 2018 in Current Events
Filipino voter waiting to vote in polling place

Filipino voter waiting to vote in polling place
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This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on the important takeaways from yesterday national election day results.

On Tuesday, voters across the nation cast their ballots for governors, members of Congress, and state and local legislators. While Democrats didn’t quite see the “blue wave” they were hoping for, the party did make significant gains, particularly in the House of Representatives. Meanwhile, Republicans performed well also, particularly in the Senate. Here, Election Central takes a look at some election highlights.

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