The final counts don’t affect the balance of power in Congress.
US Elections 2018
In several states, the elections have either yet to be called or are so close that the final count could change the outcome.
Democrats lost a few high-profile races but did not have a bad night at all.
The short version is: very little.
Republican Brian Kemp has made it harder for African Americans to vote and now oversees the very election he is hoping to win.
Democrats take the House in a repudiation of Donald Trump’s presidency, but the Senate remains Republican.
Whatever the outcome on Tuesday, it is clear Texas isn’t crimson red anymore.
Call them alt-right or far right, but let’s reserve the “neo-Nazi” label for those who clearly deserve it.
Read the Atlantic Sentinel for a transatlantic perspective on the midterm elections in the United States.
The president is using violence, and the threat of violence, to shore up support for his Republican Party.