SENATE

2018 Senate Race Ratings

Feb 1, 2018
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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

24

26

9

41

SOLID SEATS

D - 13
R - 4
Click on bars to see solid seats breakdown

LIKELY/LEAN SEATS

D - 9
R - 1
 

Toss Up or Worse

D - 4
R - 3
 

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

26 Democrat-controlled seats and 9 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 (35).

Solid Democrat Solid Republican

13

5

4

7

1

4

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.

Republicans | 9 Held Seats

SOLID D

LIKELY D

LEAN D

TOSS UP

LEAN R

LIKELY R