ABC News—More than 30 House seats went from red to blue, while Republicans retained their Senate majority.
Democrats Flip The House With Big Wins In NY, Women Head To Congress In Record Numbers. Democrats wrested control of the House of Representatives in yesterday's midterm elections, gaining at least 26 seats to secure a currently slim majority. But while their victory is narrow, it comes with significant power: the ability to subpoena President Donald Trump, to control committees and investigations, and provide a check on Republicans' agenda. (15 more tossup seats remained too close to call.) [ more › ]