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Johnson topples liberal Sen. Feingold in Wisconsin

November 3, 2010 2:46:36 pm

A Wisconsin businessman Ron Johnson who sought support from the tea party has toppled one of the Senate's most prominent liberals.

Oregon Democrat Ron Wyden holds Senate seat

November 3, 2010 2:45:32 pm

Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden has won a third full term in office,easily fending off a challenge from a Republican political newcomer who self-financed most of his own campaign.

Runyan declares New Jersey House victory

November 3, 2010 2:44:28 pm

Republican Jon Runyan,the former pro football lineman,has declared victory over Democrat John Adler in New Jersey's 3rd Congressional District,returning the post to the party that had long controlled it.

Rep Joseph Cao ousted from New Orleans-area seat

November 3, 2010 2:43:22 pm

Republican U.S. Rep. Joseph Cao,the first Vietnamese-American congressman,has lost the election in his New Orleans-area district,a rare seat that Democrats were able to snatch from the Republicans.

Voters re-elect Rep. Barney Frank to 16th term

November 3, 2010 2:42:12 pm

Rep. Barney Frank,a favorite target of conservatives,is going back to Washington for a 16th term after beating back one of the toughest re-election campaigns of his nearly three decades in the House of Representatives.

Nikki Haley South Carolina’s 1st woman governor

November 3, 2010 2:40:56 pm

Voters have elected South Carolina's first woman governor in the from of Rep. Nikki Haley.

Terri Sewell is 1st black woman elected to House in Alabama

November 3, 2010 2:38:09 pm

Democrat Terri Sewell has become the first black woman to be elected to the House of Representatives from Alabama.

Republican Dan Benishek wins Dem Stupak’s old seat

November 3, 2010 2:36:34 pm

Republican Dan Benishek has won the race to succeed veteran Democrat Bart Stupak in Congress.

Republican ousts Democrat Marshall in Georgia

November 3, 2010 2:35:27 pm

Republican Austin Scott has defeated Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Marshall in middle Georgia's 8th District. Marshall,a four-term congressman from Macon,was ousted in Tuesday's elections amid a tide of Republican gains in Congress.

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.