Nov. 6, 2018 Senate Races

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At Stake: 35 Seats
Before Nov. 6: 51R, 47D and 2I.

AZ - CA - CT - DE - FL - HI - IN - ME - MD - MA - MI - MN (f) - MN (s) - MS (f) - MS (s) - MO - MT - NE - NV - NJ - NM - NY - ND - OH - PA - RI - TN - TX - UT - VT - VA - WA - WV - WI - WY



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no Republican candidate
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no Democratic candidate




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After Nov. 6: 52R, 46D and 2I.
Thirty-five U.S. Senate seats at stake in 2018.


Several More Facts & Figs
  • The most expensive races of the cycle was Florida where, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, a total of $181.2 million was spent ($91.4 million by the campaigns and $89.8 million in outside spending).  The next most expensive races were Missouri at $117.6 million ($40.9 million and $76.7 million), Texas at $107.0 million ($93.6 million and $13.4 million), Nevada at $98.5 million ($32.7 million and $65.8 million), Indiana at $97.4 million ($28.6 million and $68.7 million) and Arizona at $94.3 million ($33.4 million and $60.9 million). >
  • The closest Senate race of the cycle was in Florida, where Gov. Rick Scott (R) defeated incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson (D) by, after the recount process, 10,033 votes out of 8,190,005 (0.12 percentage points).
  • Of the 70 major party nominees, 23 were women: 15D (11 incumbents and 4 challengers) and 8R (2 incumbents and 6 challengers).  
  • Excluding incumbent Sens. Angus King (ME) and Bernie Sanders (VT), the strongest showings by third party or independent candidates were former Gov. Gary Johnson (L) with 15.4% in New Mexico and Rusty Hollen (L) with 4.2% in West Virginia.
  • A total of 58 general election U.S. Senate televised debates were noted, 47 of which occurred in the month of October.  In most races there were either one (14) or two (13) debates.  Third party and independent candidates had a hard time getting on the stage.  Only ten of the 58 debates had more than two candidates participating.



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