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2012 Senate Map

Note: Will be Updated As Results Are Finalized and New Maps Created source: NY Times Senate Election Results: New York Times CNN Fox Politico

Guides to Watching the 2012 Election

In addition to the presidential election, there are 435 congressional races, 33 senate races, and 11 gubernatorial contests to keep an eye on. Here is a round up of some of the best guides to watching the 2012 elections. (will be updated through out the day and night, so be sure to check back) What […]

2008 US Senate Election Maps

Democrats picked up at least five Senate seats, but missed their goal of acquiring a filibuster proof majority (60). Highlights for the Senate races (work in progress): 3 races remain too close to call: Alaska, Georgia, and Minnessota In Minnesota, incumbent Republican Senator Norm Coleman held off challenger Al Franken, however less than 800 votes […]

Guides to Watching the 2008 Election

In addition to the presidential election, there are 435 congressional races, 35 senate races, and 11 gubernatorial contests to keep an eye on. Here is a round up of some of the best guides to watching the 2008 elections. (will be updated through out the day, so be sure to check back)   What to […]

2008 Senate Election Predictions as of 10-27-2008

Polling continues to predict Democratic gains in the senate with a filibuster-proof majority of 60 possible. Latest Senate Polls: New York Times:  53 Democrats, 41 Republicans, 2 Independents, 4 seats are a toss up Pollster: 55 Democrats, 38 Republicans, 2 Independents, 5 seats are a toss up FiveThirtyEight.com:  57 Democrats, 41 Republicans, 2 Independents CQ […]

2008 Senate Election Predictions as of 10-10-2008

The democrats appear poised to pick up at least 5 Senate seats currently held by the republicans without losing any. There are also 2 tossups currently held by republicans, Wicker in Mississippi and Dole in North Carolina. Pollster, New York Times, FiveThirtyEight.com, CQ Politics and Electoral Vote all have recent analysis of polls and predictions. […]

2008 Senate Election Predictions as of 10-5-2008

The democrats appear poised to pick up at least 5 Senate seats currently held by the republicans without losing any. There are also 2 tossups currently held by republicans, Wicker in Mississippi and Dole in North Carolina. FiveThirtyEight.com, CQ Politics and Electoral Vote all have recent analysis of polls and predictions. FiveThirtyEight.com (as of 10/4) […]

Senate Votes for the Wall Street Rescue Bill

The Senate voted overwhelmingly in favor of the Wall Street rescue bill (or bailout if one prefers). There were 74 votes in support of the bill and only 25 votes against. Senator Ted Kennedy, who is undergoing brain cancer treatment, was the only Senator not to cast a vote. Official bill description from Senate.gov A […]

2008 Senate Election Predictions as of 9-20-2008

Current polling for the 2008 Senate elections indicate that the democrats will pick up a few seats in November further increasing their majority over the republicans. FiveThirtyEight.com and CQ Politics are both projecting the democrats picking up 5 senate seats currently held by republicans. The senate would be composed of 54 Democrats, 44 Republicans and […]

Map Mash Political Maps

MapMash has a collection of political maps using google maps showing current members of congress and the state of the presidential race.

Mashup of US Electoral Map and Google Maps will allow you to interact with google maps to calculate 2008 US Electoral votes.This mashup will allow you load the map with previous election results and current polls.