Politics

Democrats to win back House, Republicans will hold the Senate: Here are the results of pivotal races in the battle for Congress

Key Points
  • Democrats will win the House and Republicans will hold onto their majority in the Senate, NBC News projects.
  • Despite some early gains in their bid to win a House majority, Democrats missed some opportunities for a potential wave election.
  • Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading as the split Congress scenario widely expected by investors played out. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures increased by 63 points
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Watch Nancy Pelosi speak after Democrats take back the House

Results of Tuesday's midterm elections are still coming in.

Democrats will win the House and Republicans will hold onto their majority in the Senate, NBC News projects.

Despite some early gains in their bid to win a House majority, Democrats missed some opportunities for a potential wave election.

Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading as the split Congress scenario widely expected by investors played out. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures increased by 63 points.

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Democrats will win the House. Here's how it could impact Trump's economy

Here are the pivotal races that NBC News has called so far Tuesday night.

House

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Record number of women elected to the House

Senate

Governor