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May 2016 Governors Update

May 26th, 2016

Governors: Eight States to Watch – May 2016 Update Of the 12 states holding gubernatorial elections in 2016, as many as eight are likely to be competitive. Delaware, Oregon, Utah, and North Dakota are the only seats in which the incumbent party is expected to maintain control of the seat with ease. Missouri Businessman John […]

May 2016 House Update

May 23rd, 2016

U.S. House: Most Competitive Contests – May 2016 Update Most filing dates and many primaries have come and gone leaving a better view of the most competitive contests. Republicans control 12 seats currently rated as Tossups or worse, while Democrats hold only four, leaving Republicans open to potential losses in November. CA-07 Congressman Ami Bera’s […]

May 2016 Senate Update

May 17th, 2016

U.S. Senate – May 2016 Update Republicans currently hold 54 seats and must defend 11 of the 13 most competitive seats up for election, creating a major challenge to holding the Senate. Illinois, Wisconsin, Florida, and New Hampshire are Republican seats characterized as Tossup or Tilt Democrat. Democrats are defending two vulnerable seats, Colorado and […]

April 2016 Governor Update

April 25th, 2016

Governors: Eight States to Watch – April 2016 Update Of the 12 states holding gubernatorial elections in 2016, as many as eight are likely to be competitive. Delaware, Oregon, Utah, and North Dakota are the only seats in which the incumbent party is expected to maintain control of the seat with ease. Missouri The August […]

April 2016 U.S. House Update

April 18th, 2016

U.S. House: Most Competitive Contests- April 2016 Update As filing dates come and go and primaries pass, many House races are beginning to take shape. Republicans control 13 seats currently rated as Tossups or worse, while Democrats only hold four, leaving Republicans open to potential losses in November. IA-01 Freshman Rod Blum narrowly won IA-01 […]

April 2016 Senate Update

April 13th, 2016

U.S. Senate – April 2016 Update Republicans currently hold 54 seats and must defend 10 of the 12 most competitive seats up for election, creating a major challenge to holding the Senate. Illinois, Wisconsin, Florida, and New Hampshire are Republican seats characterized as Tossup or Tilt Democrat. Democrats are defending two vulnerable seats, Colorado and […]

March 2016 Governor Update

March 28th, 2016

Governors: Eight States to Watch – March 2016 Update Of the 12 states holding gubernatorial elections in 2016, as many as eight are likely to be competitive. Delaware, Oregon, Utah, and North Dakota are the only seats where the incumbent party is expected to hold control of the seat. Key Updates: Governor Mike Pence will […]

March 2016 House Update

March 21st, 2016

U.S. House: 30 Most Competitive Contests – March 2016 Update Due to mid-decade, court-ordered redistricting, Republicans will almost certainly lose Virginia’s Fourth Congressional District (currently occupied by Randy Forbes, who is relocating to the state’s open Second Congressional District) and Florida’s 10th Congressional District (currently occupied by Daniel Webster, who is relocating to the state’s […]

March 2016 Senate Update

March 14th, 2016

U.S. Senate – March 2016 Update Republicans currently hold 54 seats and must defend 10 of the 12 most competitive seats up for election, creating a major challenge to holding the Senate. Illinois, Wisconsin, Florida, and New Hampshire are Republican seats characterized as Tossup or Tilt Democrat. Democrats are defending two vulnerable seats, Colorado and […]

February 2016 Governors Update

February 29th, 2016

Governors – February 2016 Update The table below shows summarizes and aggregates ratings for the most competitive gubernatorial races of 2016. This year, there are 12 gubernatorial seats are up for election, with Republicans holding four and Democrats holding eight. Republicans have pickup opportunities in Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, and West Virginia. North Carolina will […]