Daily Archives: April 16, 2010

The 2010 Campaign: Cook Political Report Predicts 30 to 40 Seat GOP House Gain by Gregory Hilton

Based on current survey research data, if the election was held today Republicans would gain 8 seats in the U.S. Senate (AR, CO, NV, DE, IN, PA, IL and ND). Democrats would still be in control but their majority would shift to a narrow 51 to 49 lead. Republicans are also heading towards impressive gains in the U.S. House of Representatives. This will be a welcome change for them after losing 54 seats in the 2006 and 2008 elections. Continue reading