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Obama pal Patrick re-elected Massachusetts gov

November 3, 2010 2:33:59 pm

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has bucked the anti-incumbent trend and won a second term with the help of some of the same political advisers who hope to do the same in two years for his friend President Barack Obama.

Republican elected to 2nd Senate term in Louisiana

November 3, 2010 2:31:35 pm

Incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter survived a barrage of attacks stemming from his involvement with a prostitution ring and handily defeated his Democratic challenger for a second term in the Senate.

Iowa voters elect Grassley to 6th Senate term

November 3, 2010 2:30:04 pm

Iowa voters have elected Republican Charles Grassley to a sixth Senate term,extending a political career that dates to 1958.

John McCain easily wins 5th Senate term

November 3, 2010 12:54:43 pm

Republican John McCain has defeated a little-known Democrat to win a fifth term in the U.S. Senate.

Democrats keep US Senate seat in W. Virginia

November 3, 2010 12:53:04 pm

Gov. Joe Manchin has kept West Virginia's U.S. Senate seat in the hands of the Democratic Party.

Dennis Daugaard elected South Dakota governor

November 3, 2010 12:51:42 pm

Republican Lt. Gov. Dennis Daugaard has been elected South Dakota's new governor over Democratic candidate Scott Heidepriem.

Outspoken Florida Democratic Rep. Grayson unseated

November 3, 2010 12:50:10 pm

Florida's Democratic U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson has been ousted after earning notoriety in his single term for harsh rhetoric that included accusing Republicans of wanting sick people to "die quickly."

Sam Brownback wins Kansas governor’s race

November 3, 2010 12:48:35 pm

Republican Sam Brownback is returning home to be governor of Kansas after 16 years in Washington.

Appointee no more: NY’s Kirsten Gillibrand wins Sen. seat

November 3, 2010 12:47:08 pm

Democratic U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has been elected in New York to the seat she was appointed to last year to replace Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Kansas Republican Jerry Moran rolls to big win in Senate

November 3, 2010 12:45:26 pm

Republican Congressman Jerry Moran has won the U.S. Senate race in Kansas,easily beating his novice Democratic opponent.

Charles Schumer cruises to 3rd term in NY

November 3, 2010 12:42:24 pm

Democratic U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer has eased to a third term over a little-known Republican challenger in New York.

Republican Thune retains South Dakota Senate seat

November 3, 2010 12:40:57 pm

South Dakota Republican John Thune has easily retained his U.S. Senate seat in a rare unopposed race.

John Hoeven elected to US Senate after decade as ND gov

November 3, 2010 12:39:35 pm

North Dakota's Republican Gov. John Hoeven has won the U.S. Senate race,gaining a seat how held by a Democrat.

Andrew Cuomo wins New York governor’s seat

November 3, 2010 12:37:04 pm

Democrat Andrew Cuomo has coasted past tea party Republican Carl Paladino in the race to be New York's next governor.

Boucher defeated in Virginia

November 3, 2010 12:34:30 pm

Republican Morgan Griffith has unseated 14-term Democratic Congressman Rick Boucher,a major victory for the Republican Party in an election that's been cast as a referendum on President Barack Obama.

Ohio candidate who wore Nazi uniform loses

November 3, 2010 12:32:51 pm

A congressional candidate criticized for dressing in a Nazi uniform during World War II re-enactments has lost his election bid in Ohio. Republican Rich Iott lost to Democratic Rep. Marcy Kaptur,who has been in Congress since 1983.

Blumenthal bests McMahon for Conn. Senate seat

November 3, 2010 12:31:10 pm

Connecticut's longtime Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has won the state's hotly contested U.S. Senate race,defeating a multimillionaire former wrestling executive and keeping the seat in Democratic control.

Republican unseats vulnerable Arkansas senator

November 3, 2010 12:30:04 pm

Republican John Boozman has defeated Democratic incumbent Blanche Lincoln in the race for a Senate seat in Arkansas,becoming only the second Republican from that state to serve in the Senate since Reconstruction.

Maryland: Barbara Mikulski wins 5th US Senate term

November 3, 2010 12:28:56 pm

Barbara Mikulski has been re-elected to a fifth term to represent Maryland in the U.S. Senate.

Marco Rubio helped by anti-Obama mood in Florida win

November 3, 2010 12:27:03 pm

Republican Marco Rubio defeated Gov. Charlie Crist and U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek to win Florida's open Senate seat,keeping it with the Republican Party.

Shelby of Alabama wins 5th US Senate term

November 3, 2010 12:25:06 pm

Republican Richard Shelby of Alabama has won a fifth term in the Senate,easily defeating Democratic newcomer William Barnes.

Coons beats O’Donnell in Delaware Senate race

November 3, 2010 12:14:45 pm

Democrat Chris Coons easily won Delaware's Senate race over Republican Christine O'Donnell,a tea-party backed candidate who struggled to shake old television footage in which she spoke out against masturbation and talked about dabbling in witchcraft.

Palin-backed Ayotte wins New Hampshire Senate seat

November 3, 2010 12:13:07 pm

Former Attorney General Kelly Ayotte,a conservative Republican endorsed by former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin,has defeated Democratic Congressman Paul Hodes to keep retiring New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg's seat Republican.

Republicans keep Senate seat in Ohio

November 3, 2010 12:11:19 pm

A veteran of George W. Bush's White House has kept Ohio's open U.S. Senate seat in the hands of the Republican Party.

DeMint wins 2nd term for US Senate from SCarolina

November 3, 2010 12:09:38 pm

U.S. Senator Jim DeMint will return to Washington for a second term after an easy election that saw his national status rise as a kingmaker for the tea party movement and an unlikely challenge from an oddball opponent.