Republican Gov. Rick Scott leads incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in the state's contentious Senate race by more than 10,000 votes.
With some exceptions, the Democratic House majority will pursue measured rather than radical change ahead of a 2020 election.
McCarthy thinks the red tilt of many of the areas Democrats will represent when they take the House majority gives the GOP an opportunity.
Peter Navarro, U.S. President Donald Trump's trade advisor and a hardliner on China, has been sidelined by the White House — but prospects of a trade deal between the world's two largest economies remain bleak, experts told CNBC.
The Arizona Republican, who did not seek re-election and will retire at the end of his term, made the announcement on the Senate floor, minutes after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., objected to his attempt to bring up the bill.
The California Republican and current majority leader put down a leadership bid from Rep. Jim Jordan.
On Tuesday, Kudlow slammed Navarro for his remarks on the White House's ongoing trade negotiations with China.
The response to the HQ2 announcement sets up a political clash for Amazon — a company that has had no shortage of battles with officials as it extends its reach across the country and globe.
The GOP will likely expand its Senate majority after the midterms, and most of the senators running in 2020 appear safe. Despite having a more favorable map, Democrats will still have a difficult path to a majority.
Democratic former Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy aims to upset Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith in the Nov. 27 Senate special election runoff.