In midterm elections two years after he won the White House, Trump and his fellow Republicans were set to maintain their majority in the US Senate, CNN, NBC and ABC Newssaid, following a divisive campaign marked by fierce clashes over race, immigration and other cultural issues.
Democrats began to scent a big night in the U.S. midterm elections Tuesday with early results pointing to them seizing the House of Representatives from the Republicans in what would be a dramatic rebuke to President Donald Trump.
"Everything we have achieved is at stake", Mr Trump declared in his final day of campaigning.
Voter Ontaria Woods said about two dozen people who had come to vote left because of the lines.
Still, nearly 7 in 10 said the economy was in good shape, and those who said their personal finances were in better shape now than two years ago outnumbered those who believed their finances were worse off, according to the polling.
All 435 seats in the House, 35 seats in the 100-member Senate and 36 of the 50 state governorships were up for grabs.
Democratic Rep. Jerrold Nadler, who is slated to steer the House Judiciary Committee warned that the election was about accountability for Trump.
Republicans flipped several Senate seats on Tuesday, with wins by Josh Hawley over Sen.
Those Republican candidates who run for office with Trump at the top of the ticket will have a hard time establishing their own political identities - and they may not want to, as United States presidents by and large win their second terms.
But it's the House loss that will define the next two years of Trump's presidency: If Democrats make Rep. Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House, and install Trump haters into leadership positions, Trump faces a very unpleasant end to his first term, filled with investigations and gridlock and endless partisan sniping.
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Democrats won contested House races in Florida and Virginia, while a Republican beat back an aggressive challenge in Kentucky.
Trump was asked about the possibility of Democrats demanding to see his tax returns earlier his week, and he responded pretty casually.
In the leadup to the election, anxious Republicans privately expressed confidence in their narrow Senate majority but feared the House could slip away. Several television networks, including the president's favorite Fox News Channel, yanked a Trump campaign advertisement off the air on the eve of the election, determining that its portrayal of a murderous immigrant went too far.
In Indiana, Trump-backed businessman Mike Braun defeated Democratic incumbent Joe Donnelly.
"Grassroots enthusiasm for President Trump, who did more than any President in history to support Republican candidates, and the Republican Party's expansive get-out-the-vote operation, turned the forecasted Democrat tsunami into a ripple", McDaniel said.
Meanwhile, Republicans Mike Braun and Kevin Cramer won Democratic-held Senate seats in IN and North Dakota, ousting incumbents Joe Donnelly and Heidi Heitkamp.
Senators Bernie Sanders of Vermont, a 2016 Democratic presidential contender, and Tim Kaine of Virginia, Hillary Clinton's vice presidential nominee in 2016, easily won re-election. Republican candidates in some of the country's most competitive races gambled by tying themselves to Trump in a bid to turn out voters. "Republicans, as expected, keep control of the Senate, which is good news for the president and bad news for polar bears".
Health care and immigration were high on voters' minds as they cast ballots, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate conducted by AP. That's the banner headline of the evening: Democrats take House.
Voters also punished moderate Senate Democrats running in Trump-heavy states who opposed the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
President Donald Trump issued a triumphant tweet about Tuesday's midterm elections despite the mixed results for the president's party at the polls.
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Marianne Gambelli, Fox News' president of advertising sales, said the commercial was pulled on Sunday "upon further review". CNN had previously determined that the Trump campaign's advertisement was racist and declined to sell airtime for it.
In January, Alsup put the phase-out of the program on hold, saying it would be devastating to the 700,000 affected immigrants. The legal battle over net neutrality will continue and could potentially reach the Supreme Court again in a separate case.
Ander Herrera says Manchester City may be favourites for Sunday's derby but Manchester United remain the biggest side in the UK. It is a big ask for United to stop them, and they will have to play much better than they did against Juve to stand a chance.
Speaking of a fight to the death, don't forget you have to finish the game in order to receive credit in many cases. The first mode is called Team Terror , which lets " two teams battle it out while Cube Monsters add to the fun".
But the former federal prosecutor went from being one of Trump's closest campaign advisers to an outcast. Live, ongoing coverage as nation takes to street to let Trump know that " nobody is above the law ".
With the House possibly decided, during the 10 p.m. hour, the polls close on hotly contested Senate races in Montana and Nevada. Unlike 2016, however, Democrats have historical trends on their side. "Tremendous success tonight.
A Tesla spokesman said Ms Denholm would receive an annual cash retainer of $300,000, with $8000 in stock options annually. Denholm has held leadership roles in both Australia and Silicon Valley, including Juniper Networks and Sun Microsystems .
Georgia's centrally managed elections system lacks a verifiable paper trail that can be audited in case of problems . The racist ploy was in response to Oprah actively campaigning for Abrams in Georgia.
Cruz was backed by his 2016 presidential opponent President Donald Trump and other prominent Republicans. O'Rourke was behind Cruz with 49.33% of the early votes in Tarrant County and 46.1% in Collin County.
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VoteCast debuted Tuesday and is a survey of more than 120,000 voters and nonvoters conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago. People are finally awake right now; they're realising that this election - the midterm election - is very important for them".
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House of Representatives , which would enable them to stymie Trump's legislative agenda and investigate his administration. He played to his base, but his over-the-top rhetoric turned off so many people that Democrats managed to retake the House.
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