A Democratic "Blue Wave" ran into a Republican "Red Wall" in Middle America allowing President Trump's party to expand its slim majority in the Senate, even as the Democratic Party recaptured the House of Representatives after eight years in the opposition benches.
With winners called in all but one statewide race, Republicans were on pace to gain three seats in the Senate and defended their lead in governorships by a two-seat margin.
Both President Donald Trump and Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi spoke Wednesday about their desire to work across the aisle on bipartisan policy initiatives in the new Congress.
"The Democrats in the House will have to decide just how much presidential harassment they think is good strategy", the Kentucky Republican told reporters when asked about the likelihood of Democrats seeking to get Trump's tax returns.
"I thought it was very close to complete victory", Trump said, adding that he would "almost have to think about" whether he would have preferred Republicans to retain a slim majority in the House instead of their outright loss. It wasn't clear what "leaks" he was referring to.
Many of them have made history- such as the first two Muslim American women elected to Congress, the first Native American women elected to Congress and the first woman senators for their states. "I want to probe senior Administration officials across the government who have abused their positions of power and wasted taxpayer money, as well as President Trump's decisions to act in his own financial self-interest rather than the best interests of the American people".
But historical precedent suggests that an aggressive strategy targeting the president may backfire come 2020. Sen.
Whether or not the night constitutes a "blue wave" for Democrats is unclear given the mixed results overall and the typical losses for the president's party, but the split Congress will make life more hard for the president.
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Of the women challenging for a new seat, one-third were successful. Progressives will nearly certainly clamour for Trump's impeachment - a push that Democratic leaders have indicated that they will resist, at least until Mueller releases his findings.
McConnell eschewed further attempts to get him to respond to heated presidential rhetoric, refusing to call the migrant caravan - still hundreds of miles from the southern US border - a "crisis", as Trump did in high profile campaign rallies created to turn out the GOP base.
It could have been a much bigger night for Democrats, who suffered stinging losses in OH and in Florida, where Trump-backed Republican Ron DeSantis ended Democrat Andrew Gillum's bid to become the state's first African-American governor.
"I plan to shine a light on waste, fraud and abuse in the Trump administration", Cummings said Wednesday. And it doesn't even mean they weren't really important issues for many - even most - of those who voted for Trump.
"I am extremely happy with the economy", Gerlock said as he cast his ballot in Chicago.
The president bet big on a xenophobic closing message, warning of an immigrant "invasion" that promised to spread violent crime and drugs across the nation.
The results, Trump argued, were proof of his ability to turn out voters. Both Barack Obama's and Bill Clinton's numbers were 5 points higher, and both suffered major midterm losses of 63 and 54 House seats respectively. Some others played outsized roles in their parties' campaigns, though not as candidates, and were reluctant to telegraph their 2020 intentions before the 2018 fight was decided. They included New Jersey Sen.
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Measuring about five metres long, the Tarok features familiar pick-up cues like a double-cab body and a rear bed for storage. Volkswagen says that the Tarok-based production truck will base with a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel TDI with the same horsepower.
Claire McCaskill in Missouri and Attorney General Mike DeWine defeated Democrat Richard Cordray in the race for OH governor . Even so, voters were divided over the state of the nation, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.
The New Orleans Saints, the Eagles ' opponent in two weeks, have reportedly added a receiver of their own. But his play fell off dramatically past year when he failed to register a single 100-yard game.
Carter, playing in only his fifth List A matches, smashed the last three balls for six to blaze into the record books. Coming in at a precarious 95/5, both Carter and Hampton took their time to resurrect the Northern District's innings.
Race favourite Yucatan , also trained by O'Brien, came in a disappointing 11th. "I always thought he was the horse to worry about. The Melbourne Cup win was only Cross Counter's eighth race and fifth start.
In Florida, six House seats are in play, and there are close and crucial battles for a Senate seat and the governorship. Trump also has sent soldiers to the Mexican border and threatened to have illegal immigrants shot if they throw stones.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 29-year old Latina also became the youngest woman to serve in the US House after winning at the polls. Some analysts who have closely followed Washington politics say Tuesday night's election outcomes are unsurprising.
Researchers from the University of Bristol have analysed the link between sleeping patterns and breast cancer in women. The scientists found that those with an in-built morning preference were 40% to 48% less at risk of breast cancer .
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A CNN poll released on November 5 found that Democrats led Republicans on a generic ballot by 13 points, 55 percent to 42 percent. While women gained in the House , results were still uncertain in the Senate, where there are now 23 women serving.
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Voters cast ballots today in the first major voter test of Trump's controversial presidency, with control of Congress at stake. If that were the case, then the Democrats would have trounced the GOP in the House and made gains in the Senate.
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He said the US-style of publicly thanking veterans for their service would not necessarily translate well to Australia. Mr Chester also welcomed the announcement, but acknowledged many veterans would sooner embrace discounted airfares.
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"Manu is back and progressing well - we're cautiously optimistic he'll be available this week, the same with Courtney Lawes ". He said: "We know they're going to have an ideal preparation for the game; they'll be up for the game.
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Rihanna called Mr Trump's rallies "tragic" and said he would not be using her music "for much longer". "Just so ya know". She became the latest in an array of American stars that oppose their music being played at the US President's rallies.