SENATE

2016 Senate Race Ratings

Nov 2, 2016
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RATINGS SUMMARY
2020 Results

Senate Democrats had a net gain of three seats.
The current Senate breakdown is 50 Democrats,
50 Republicans.

50

50

SENATE SEATS

Includes seats not up for re-election. Control of Senate marked at 50 seats.

Democrat Republican

27

23

45

5

SOLID SEATS

D - 8
R - 11
Click on bars to see solid seats breakdown

LIKELY/LEAN SEATS

D - 2
R - 6
 

Toss Up or Worse

D - 1
R - 6
 

Currently, Democrats control 48 seats. Republicans control 50 seats.

23 Democrat-controlled seats and 45 Republican-controlled seats are up for election.

There are 2 Independent seats, and none are up for election. These seats caucus with Democrats.

SENATE SEATS

Only seats up for re-election (68).

Solid Democrat Solid Republican

8

1

1

7

3

3

11

Likely : These seats are not considered competitive at this point, but have the potential to become engaged.

Lean : These are considered competitive races, but one party has an advantage.

Toss Up : These are the most competitive; either party has a good chance of winning.

Democrats | 10 Held Seats

LEAN D

TOSS UP

LEAN R

LIKELY R

SOLID R