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Midterm election winners and losers

Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar is greeted by her husband s mother after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar is greeted by her husband s mother after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar is greeted by her husband s mother after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota. REUTERS/Eric Miller
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Democratic Texas Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke is accompanied by his wife Amy as he concedes to Senator Ted Cruz at his midterm election night party in El Paso, Texas. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Democratic Texas Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke is accompanied by his wife Amy as he concedes to Senator Ted Cruz at his midterm election night party in El Paso, Texas. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Democratic Texas Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke is accompanied by his wife Amy as he concedes to Senator Ted Cruz at his midterm election night party in El Paso, Texas. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis and his wife Casey react after appearing at his midterm election night party in Orlando, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis and his wife Casey react after appearing at his midterm election night party in Orlando, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis and his wife Casey react after appearing at his midterm election night party in Orlando, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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California Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom hugs his wife Jennifer as he celebrates being elected governor of the state during an election night party in Los Angeles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

California Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom hugs his wife Jennifer as he celebrates being elected governor of the state during an election night party in Los Angeles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

California Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom hugs his wife Jennifer as he celebrates being elected governor of the state during an election night party in Los Angeles. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Democratic congressional candidate Jahana Hayes reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Waterbury, Connecticut. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin

Democratic congressional candidate Jahana Hayes reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Waterbury, Connecticut. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin

Democratic congressional candidate Jahana Hayes reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Waterbury, Connecticut. REUTERS/Michelle McLoughlin
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jared Polis reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Denver, Colorado. REUTERS/Evan Semon

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jared Polis reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Denver, Colorado. REUTERS/Evan Semon

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jared Polis reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Denver, Colorado. REUTERS/Evan Semon
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Democratic congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib (C) celebrates at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Democratic congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib (C) celebrates at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Democratic congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib (C) celebrates at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
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Republican Senator Ted Cruz hugs his wife Heidi Cruz during his election night party in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Republican Senator Ted Cruz hugs his wife Heidi Cruz during his election night party in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman

Republican Senator Ted Cruz hugs his wife Heidi Cruz during his election night party in Houston, Texas. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
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Republican Senate candidate Mitt Romney reacts surrounded by his grandchildren and wife, Ann, at his election night party in Orem, Utah. REUTERS/Ed Kosmicki

Republican Senate candidate Mitt Romney reacts surrounded by his grandchildren and wife, Ann, at his election night party in Orem, Utah. REUTERS/Ed Kosmicki

Republican Senate candidate Mitt Romney reacts surrounded by his grandchildren and wife, Ann, at his election night party in Orem, Utah. REUTERS/Ed Kosmicki
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer reacts with her daughters, Sydney (L) and Sherry after declaring victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer reacts with her daughters, Sydney (L) and Sherry after declaring victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer reacts with her daughters, Sydney (L) and Sherry after declaring victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky
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Democratic Florida gubernatorial nominee and Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum concedes the race to Rep. Ron DeSantis as Gillum's running mate Chris King (L), King's wife Kristin (C) and Gillum's wife R. Jai (R) watch at his side during his midterm election night rally in Tallahassee, Florida. REUTERS/Colin Hackley

Democratic Florida gubernatorial nominee and Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum concedes the race to Rep. Ron DeSantis as Gillum's running mate Chris King (L), King's wife Kristin (C) and Gillum's wife R. Jai (R) watch at his side during his midterm...more

Democratic Florida gubernatorial nominee and Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum concedes the race to Rep. Ron DeSantis as Gillum's running mate Chris King (L), King's wife Kristin (C) and Gillum's wife R. Jai (R) watch at his side during his midterm election night rally in Tallahassee, Florida. REUTERS/Colin Hackley
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Republican Senator Dean Heller concedes the race at his midterm election night party in Las Vegas, Nevada. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Republican Senator Dean Heller concedes the race at his midterm election night party in Las Vegas, Nevada. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Republican Senator Dean Heller concedes the race at his midterm election night party in Las Vegas, Nevada. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez holds a Puerto Rico flag as she greets supporters at her midterm night party in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez holds a Puerto Rico flag as she greets supporters at her midterm night party in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez holds a Puerto Rico flag as she greets supporters at her midterm night party in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Senate candidate Matt Rosendale talks with supporters at an election night party in Helena, Montana. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Senate candidate Matt Rosendale talks with supporters at an election night party in Helena, Montana. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Senate candidate Matt Rosendale talks with supporters at an election night party in Helena, Montana. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist concedes defeat to Phil Scott in Burlington, Vermont. REUTERS/Caleb Kenna

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist concedes defeat to Phil Scott in Burlington, Vermont. REUTERS/Caleb Kenna

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist concedes defeat to Phil Scott in Burlington, Vermont. REUTERS/Caleb Kenna
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Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun reacts after appearing at his election night party in Indianapolis, Indiana. REUTERS/Chris Bergin

Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun reacts after appearing at his election night party in Indianapolis, Indiana. REUTERS/Chris Bergin

Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun reacts after appearing at his election night party in Indianapolis, Indiana. REUTERS/Chris Bergin
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Democratic Congressional candidate Deb Haaland takes the stage after winning her midterm election in Albuquerque, New Mexico. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Democratic Congressional candidate Deb Haaland takes the stage after winning her midterm election in Albuquerque, New Mexico. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Democratic Congressional candidate Deb Haaland takes the stage after winning her midterm election in Albuquerque, New Mexico. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill addresses her supporters at her midterm election night party in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill conceded the election to Republican Josh Hawley. REUTERS/Sarah Conard

Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill addresses her supporters at her midterm election night party in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill conceded the election to Republican Josh Hawley. REUTERS/Sarah Conard

Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill addresses her supporters at her midterm election night party in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill conceded the election to Republican Josh Hawley. REUTERS/Sarah Conard
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Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) greets supporters after winning the midterm elections in Charlestown, West Virginia. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) greets supporters after winning the midterm elections in Charlestown, West Virginia. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) greets supporters after winning the midterm elections in Charlestown, West Virginia. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp hugs her spouse, Dr. Darwin Lange, after appearing at her election night party in West Fargo, North Dakota. REUTERS/Dan Koeck

Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp hugs her spouse, Dr. Darwin Lange, after appearing at her election night party in West Fargo, North Dakota. REUTERS/Dan Koeck

Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp hugs her spouse, Dr. Darwin Lange, after appearing at her election night party in West Fargo, North Dakota. REUTERS/Dan Koeck
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Democratic congressional candidate Richard Ojeda reacts after appearing at his election night party in Yuma, West Virginia. REUTERS/Lexi Browning

Democratic congressional candidate Richard Ojeda reacts after appearing at his election night party in Yuma, West Virginia. REUTERS/Lexi Browning

Democratic congressional candidate Richard Ojeda reacts after appearing at his election night party in Yuma, West Virginia. REUTERS/Lexi Browning
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Democratic congressional candidate Abby Finkenauer reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Dubuque, Iowa. REUTERS/KC McGinnis

Democratic congressional candidate Abby Finkenauer reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Dubuque, Iowa. REUTERS/KC McGinnis

Democratic congressional candidate Abby Finkenauer reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Dubuque, Iowa. REUTERS/KC McGinnis
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Republican candidate for Senate Leah Vukmir (R) gives a concession speech after losing to Senator Tammy Baldwin in Pewaukee, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Nick Oxford

Republican candidate for Senate Leah Vukmir (R) gives a concession speech after losing to Senator Tammy Baldwin in Pewaukee, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Nick Oxford

Republican candidate for Senate Leah Vukmir (R) gives a concession speech after losing to Senator Tammy Baldwin in Pewaukee, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Nick Oxford
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Democratic Senator Bob Menendez reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Hoboken, New Jersey. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Democratic Senator Bob Menendez reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Hoboken, New Jersey. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Democratic Senator Bob Menendez reacts after appearing at his midterm election night party in Hoboken, New Jersey. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Democratic House Representative-elect Raquel Teran (C) hugs supporters at the Arizona Democratic Party Election Night Party at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Democratic House Representative-elect Raquel Teran (C) hugs supporters at the Arizona Democratic Party Election Night Party at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Democratic House Representative-elect Raquel Teran (C) hugs supporters at the Arizona Democratic Party Election Night Party at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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Michigan Senator Debbie Stabinow declares victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky

Michigan Senator Debbie Stabinow declares victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky

Michigan Senator Debbie Stabinow declares victory at her midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky
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Democrat Chris Pappas speaks after winning New Hampshire's first congressional district in Manchester, New Hampshire. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz

Democrat Chris Pappas speaks after winning New Hampshire's first congressional district in Manchester, New Hampshire. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz

Democrat Chris Pappas speaks after winning New Hampshire's first congressional district in Manchester, New Hampshire. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz
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Democratic congressional candidate Amy McGrath thanks her supports after conceding in Richmond, Kentucky. REUTERS/John Sommers II

Democratic congressional candidate Amy McGrath thanks her supports after conceding in Richmond, Kentucky. REUTERS/John Sommers II

Democratic congressional candidate Amy McGrath thanks her supports after conceding in Richmond, Kentucky. REUTERS/John Sommers II
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Democrat Andy Levin (R), who won the House seat of his father, retiring Rep. Sander Levin, (L) stands with former Senator Carl Levin at the Democratic midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. Carl and Sander Levin are brothers. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky

Democrat Andy Levin (R), who won the House seat of his father, retiring Rep. Sander Levin, (L) stands with former Senator Carl Levin at the Democratic midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. Carl and Sander Levin are brothers. REUTERS/Jeff...more

Democrat Andy Levin (R), who won the House seat of his father, retiring Rep. Sander Levin, (L) stands with former Senator Carl Levin at the Democratic midterm election night party in Detroit, Michigan. Carl and Sander Levin are brothers. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky
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Democratic congressional candidate Cindy Axne (left) takes a photo with West Des Moines City Councilwoman Renee Hardman while appearing at her midterm election night party in Des Moines, Iowa. REUTERS/Scott Morgan

Democratic congressional candidate Cindy Axne (left) takes a photo with West Des Moines City Councilwoman Renee Hardman while appearing at her midterm election night party in Des Moines, Iowa. REUTERS/Scott Morgan

Democratic congressional candidate Cindy Axne (left) takes a photo with West Des Moines City Councilwoman Renee Hardman while appearing at her midterm election night party in Des Moines, Iowa. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
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New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo and lieutenant governor Kathy Hochul wave to the crowd after news of their reelection in New York City. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo and lieutenant governor Kathy Hochul wave to the crowd after news of their reelection in New York City. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo and lieutenant governor Kathy Hochul wave to the crowd after news of their reelection in New York City. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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Democratic Congressman Conor Lamb reacts after appearing at his election night party in Mars, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Federica Valabrega

Democratic Congressman Conor Lamb reacts after appearing at his election night party in Mars, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Federica Valabrega

Democratic Congressman Conor Lamb reacts after appearing at his election night party in Mars, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Federica Valabrega
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