WA Sen: Patty Murray Wins

By: Friday November 5, 2010 10:55 am

Late Thursday, Incumbent Democrat Patty Murray was declared the winner of the Washington State Senate election, beating Republican Dino Rossi. Murray’s lead is currently 51.27 percent to  48.73 percent. While there are still thousands of ballots yet to be counted, they are primarily from Democratic areas. The final results of the Washington race are remarkably [...]

Late Election Updates: Bennet Wins CO Sen, Murray Up in WA; Hanabusa Gives Dems Rare House Win

By: Wednesday November 3, 2010 11:16 am

The Denver Post has called the Colorado Senate race for incumbent Democrat Michael Bennet. Bennet narrowly beat Republican Ken Buck, ensuring that Democrats keep at least 52 seats in the Senate. The Washington State senate race between incumbent Democrat Patty Murray and Republican Dino Rossi still remains too close to call. With 65 percent of [...]

FDL’s Big Midterm Election Liveblog (Part Four): Results Start Coming in for Prop 19

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 11:13 pm

Welcome to part four of FDL  midterm election night liveblog (link to part one, part two and part three). For the most recent list of FDL top 108 House races to watch tonight go here. Polls are now closed in all states except Hawaii and Alaska. The Democrat loses in the House so far have [...]

2010 Senate Races: Last PPP Polls Show GOP Gains

By: Monday November 1, 2010 10:52 am

Tomorrow is election day, and PPP has just released a slew of polls on the most important Senate races. PPP found Republicans leading in Pennsylvania, Illinois, Alaska and Kentucky, and Democrats with the lead in California and West Virginia. Colorado, Nevada, and Washington are all likely too close to call. Lean Republican Kentucky Rand Paul [...]

WA Sen: Murray-Rossi Race Remains Tight to the End

By: Friday October 29, 2010 3:49 pm

For months now, the Washington Senate race between incumbent Democrat Patty Murray and Dino Rossi has remained incredibly tight. With less than a week until the election and most ballots already cast, there appears to be no late movement. The candidates are dead even in the latest SurveyUSA poll. SurveyUSA (10/24-27) Patty Murray (D) 47 [...]

WA, CA Sen: As Seen Across America, Races Continue to Tighten

By: Wednesday October 20, 2010 12:40 pm

As election day fast approaches, almost every contested Senate race seems to be tightening.  There are now currently nine Senate race where at least one public poll has found the race within the margin of error. The trend continues with new polls out of the Washington and California. Washington State McClatchy-Marist (PDF) (10/14-17) Patty Murray [...]

WA, WI, and CO Senate Races All Extremely Close

By: Tuesday October 19, 2010 6:45 pm

There are three new polls out this after afternoon about the Washington State, Colorado, and Wisconsin Senate races. The polls found all three races to be within their respective margins of error. WA Sen In Washington State, while recent polls have shown the race to be very close, they have all found Sen. Patty Murray [...]

WA Sen: Murray Holds Slight Edge over Rossi

By: Friday October 15, 2010 4:36 pm

The Washington Senate race is considered to be extremely important because the control of the Senate could hinge on its outcome. It is hard to envision a scenario in which the GOP gets 51 seats in the Senate without picking up Washington. The latest SurveyUSA poll shows the race still statistically tied, with incumbent Democrat [...]

WA Sen: Murray Leads by 15

By: Wednesday October 13, 2010 11:25 am

Incumbent Democratic Senator Patty Murray has a solid 15-point lead over Republican Dino Rossi according to the most recent Elway Poll of likely Washington State voters. Elway Poll (10/7-11) Patty Murray (D) 51 Dino Rossi (R) 38 Undecided 5 Murray not only has a large lead in this poll but has also seen her lead [...]

WA, NV, OH Sen: CNN Poll Shows Murray Strong, Reid in Nail-Biter, Fisher Falling Far Behind

By: Thursday September 16, 2010 12:16 pm

A new set of likely voter polls for CNN/Time shows Democrats likely to hold on to the Senate seat in Washington State, Nevada’s Senate race still dead even, and Ohio sliding further into the Republican column. CNN / Time (PDF) (9/10-14) Nevada Senate Sharron Angle (R) 42 Harry Reid (D) 41 Scott Ashjian (T) 5 [...]

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