2010 Election Results — Key Called Races
UPDATE: My more complete wrap-up HERE.
I'll be posting key races and races of interest to LGBT people here. Not all currently called races are posted. Tune in to our live blog HERE.
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Republicans have gained control of the House of Representatives. Democrats have retained control of the Senate.
John McCain (R) retains seat in Senate.
Jerry Brown (D) defeats Meg Whitman (R) in governor race.
Barbara Boxer (D) defeats Carly Fiorina (R) in Senate race.
John Hickenlooper (D) defeats Tom Tancredo (R) in Governor's race.
Chris Coons (D) defeats Christine O'Donnell — Senate
John Carney (D) defeats Glen Urquhart (R) — House (Dem pick-up)
Marco Rubio (R) defeats Kendrick Meek (D) and Charlie Crist — Senate
Daniel Webster (R) defeats Alan Grayson (D) — House
Mark Kirk (R) defeats Alexi Giannoulias (D)to take Obama's old Senate seat in IL.
Dan Coats (R) defeats Brad Ellsworth (D) — Senate
Terry Branstad (R) defeats Chet Culver (D) in Governor race.
Pro-Equality Iowa Supreme Court Judges Ternus, Baker and Streit look likely to be ousted, after a hideous right-wing campaign against them.
Rand Paul (R) defeats Jim Conway (D) — Senate
Openly gay candidate Jim Gray elected mayor of Lexington.
David Vitter (R) defeats Charlie Melancon (D) — Senate
Martin O'Malley (D) wins Maryland governor race.
Barney Frank (D) defeats Sean Bielat (R).
Deval Patrick (D) wins governor race.
Ike Skelton (D) defeated by Vicky Hartzler in House race.
Harry Reid (D) defeats Sharron Angle (R) to retain Senate seat.
Governor John Lynch (D) defeats challenger John Stephen (R).
Kirsten Gillibrand (D) defeats Joe DioGuardi (R) — Senate
Chuck Schumer defeats (D) Jay Townsend (R) — Senate
Andrew Cuomo (D) defeats Carl Paladino (R) — Governor
Richard Burr (R) defeats Elaine Marshall (D) — Senate
Marcus Brandon, a Black gay candidate, wins election to the NC House.
John Hoeven (R) defeats Tracy Potter (D) — Senate
Rob Portman (R) defeats Lee Fisher (D) — Senate
DADT champion Patrick Murphy (D) defeated by Michael Fitzpatrick (R) in House race.
Pay Toomey (R) defeats Joe Sestak (D) — Senate
Gay Providence mayor David Cicilline wins House race
Rick Perry (R) reelected as Governor.
Joe Manchin (D) defeats John Raese (R) — Senate
Russ Feingold (D) defeated in Senate race.
Tammy Baldwin (D) reelected to House.