6/12/2017 - 2018 Senate Ratings: – Toss-up: Donnelly (D-IN), Heitkamp (D-ND), Manchin (D-WV), McCaskill (D-MO). Tilt Democratic: Baldwin (D-WI), Nelson (D-FL), Tester (D-MT). Lean Democratic: Brown (D-OH), Casey (D-PA). Lean Republican: Heller (R-NV) (from Inside Elections with Nathan L. Gonzales)
Open Congressional Seat: - Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R, UT) is expected to resign from Congress June 30th. Chaffetz is chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
4/24/2017 - 2017-2018 Gubernatorial Ratings: 38 states will elect a governor over the next 2 years. Currently: Repubs hold 33 governorships; Dems hold 16 governorships (one Indep Gov. of Alaska). – Races to watch: Toss-Up: FL Open (Scott,R), MI Open (Snyder,R), NV Open (Sandoval,R). Tilt Democratic: Rauner (R-IL); Tilt Republican: OH Open (Kasich,R). (From Nathan Gonzales Inside Elections).
GA - Special Election – CD6 - 11 candidates will appear on the April 18th ballot vying to replace Tom Price who became Heath and Human Services Secretary. This is the most expensive election in Georgia history. If no one get 50%, there is a run-off of the top 2 candidates. Trump won this district by 1.5%
CA - CD 48 - Harley Rouda (Dem) raised $100,000 in 12 days after he announced he is running against 12-term Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (Rep) in 2018. Rohrabacher won reelection by 17 points in 2016 but Hillary Clinton won the district by 2 points.>