Category Archives: State Politics

Guide to Down Ballot Races

Pennsylvania Races: U.S. Senate Winner: Pat Toomey (R) In a Senate race that was moving in Democratic challenger Katie McGinty’s favor, incumbent Pat Toomey (R) won by over 1.5%. This can largely be attributed to Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the Keystone State through huge margins in rural counties. Toomey’s reelection helped Republicans retain control of the U.S. Senate. PA

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