2018 US House Seats to watch - Toss Up (3R, 3D): Lean Democratic: AZ 1 (O’Halleran, D); CA 49 (Issa, R); MN 1 (Open, Walz, DFL). Lean Republican: MN 2 (Lewis, R); NJ 5 (Gottheimer, D); TX 23 (Hurd, R). (Inside Elections with Nathan Gonzales).
Special Alabama US Senate Primary - 8/15/2017 – replace AG Jeff Sessions. Sen. Luther Strange (R, AL), appointed Senator on Feb. 9 will face Rep. Mo Brooks (R,AL) and ex-Justice Roy Moore (R,AL). The top 2 vote getters will face each other in a 9/26/2017 run-off election.
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).