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November 5, 2014 1:24 am

Republican Party Takes Control of U.S. Senate

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Politico – Republicans seized control of the U.S. Senate and were on track to expand their grip on the House of Representatives and governorships in the 2014 elections, marking a dramatic midterm rout that cut deep into territory President Barack Obama and the Democratic Party won by commanding margins only two years ago.

With several Democratic-held Senate seats still up for grabs, the GOP has already captured more than the six seats required to take the upper chamber of Congress. Their candidates ousted Democratic incumbents in North Carolina, Arkansas and Colorado and sailed into the open seats of retiring Democrats in West Virginia, South Dakota and Montana. A seventh Republican candidate, Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst, won a brutally competitive open-seat race in Iowa to pad the GOP’s new majority.

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  • Jonah

    Obama is not a lame duck. He is like a badger that has been dug out of a whole mad, fighting and biting everyone around him. He will expedite his destructive plans for the middle east and for the take down of the america. What I fear is that the thousands of vials of biological weapons taken from CDC will make it into hands of the terrorists. I am afraid the newly elected congress will never get a chance to govern. Once biological attacks start occurring America will be governed by a form of liberal Helter skelter….I hope I am wrong but israel should prepare for the worst and hope for the better.

  • Estatic

    We need to have the Mother of all parties.With Palestinian belly dancers and all…..”Someone” must have answered our prayers…