Congressman Allen West was on Fox News Tuesday, discussing the markets and the stock market's recent upswing. The Nasdaq index closed above 3,000 that day -- the first time it's happened 12 years. Republican damage control was necessary -- the market is looking better?
33 out of 100 seats are up for election. 51 are needed for a majority.
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* Includes two independent senators expected to caucus with the Democrats: Angus King (Maine) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.).
All 435 seats are up for election. 218 are needed for a majority.