Post-General Election Legislative Breakdown

2008 Post-General Election Legislative Party Breakdowns

D = Democrat, R = Republican, I = Independent, V = Vacancy

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50 State Comparative Table

Pre-General Election Party Breakdowns

Post-General Election Legislative Breakdown map.

 

 

 

 

Alabama

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
35
23 D / 12 R
23 D / 12 R
No change
House
105
62 D / 43 R
62 D / 43 R
No change

 

Alaska

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
20
9 D / 11 R
10 D / 10 R
Yes
House
40
17 D / 23 R
18 D / 22 R
No change

 

American Samoa

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown

Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change
Senate
18
Nonpartisan
Nonpartisan
No change
House
20
Nonpartisan
Nonpartisan
No change

 

Arizona

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
30
13 D / 17 R
12 D / 18 R
No change
House
60
27 D / 33 R
25 D / 35 R
No change

 

Arkansas

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
35
27 D / 8 R
27 D / 8 R
No change
House
100
75 D / 25 R
 71 D / 28 / 1 O
No change

 

 

California

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
40
25 D / 15 R
26 D / 14 R
No change
House
80
48 D / 32 R
50 D / 30 R  
No change

 

Colorado

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
35
20 D / 15 R
21 D / 14 R
 No change
House
65
40 D / 25 R
38 D / 27 R
No change

 

Connecticut

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
36
24 D / 12 R
24 D / 12 R
No change  
House
151
107 D / 44 R
114 D / 37 R  
No change  

 

Delaware

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
21
13 D / 8 R
16 D / 5 R
No change
House
41
19 D / 22 R
25 D / 16 R
 Yes

 

District of Columbia

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change

Senate

(D.C. Council )

13
11 D / 1 R / 1 I
   
House
No house
No house
No house
No house

 

Florida

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
40
14 D / 26 R
14 D / 26 R
 
No change
House
120
42 D / 77 R / 1 V
44 D / 76 R
No change  

 

Georgia

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
56
22 D / 34 R
22 D / 34 R
 
No change  
House
180
73 D / 107 R
75 D / 105 R  
No change

 

Guam

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
15
7 D / 8 R
 
 
House
Unicameral Legislature

 

Hawaii

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
25
20 D / 5 R
23 D / 2 R
 
No change  
House
51
43 D / 8 R
45 D / 6 R
No change

 

Idaho

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
35
7 D / 28 R
7 D / 28 R
No change  
House
70
19 D / 51 R
18 D / 52 R
No change

 

Illinois

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
59
37 D / 22 R
37 D / 22 R
No change
House
118
67 D / 51 R
70 D / 48 R  
No change

 

Indiana

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
50
17 D / 33 R
17 D / 33 R
No change  
House
100
51 D / 49 R
52 D / 48 R
No change

 

Iowa

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
50
30 D / 20 R
31 D / 19 R  
No change  
House
100
54 D / 46 R
56 D / 44 R  
No change

 

Kansas

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
40
10 D / 30 R
9 D / 31 R
 No change
House
125
47 D / 78 R
48 D / 77 R
No change

 

Kentucky

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
38
14 D / 22 R / 1 O / 1 V
15 D / 22 R / 1 O
 
No change
House
100
62 D / 36 R / 2 V
64 D / 36 R
No change

Louisiana

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
39
23 D / 16 R
23 D / 16 R
No change
House
105
53 D / 50 R / 2 I
53 D / 50 R / 2 I
No change

Maine

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
35
18 D / 17 R
20 D / 15
No change
House
151
90 D / 59 R / 2 I
96 D / 54 / 1 O
No change  

Maryland

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
47
33 D / 14 R
33 D / 14 R
 No change
House
141
104 D / 37 R
104 D / 37 R
No change

Massachusetts

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
40
35 D / 5 R
 35 D / 5 R
No change  
House
160
141 D / 19 R
 143 D / 16 R / 1 O
No change

Michigan

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
38
17 D / 21 R
17 D / 21 R
No change
House
110
58 D / 52 R
67 D / 43 R
No change

Minnesota

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
67
45 D / 22 R
46 D / 21 R
No change
House
135
85 D / 48 R / 2 I
87 D / 47 R
No change

Mississippi

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
52
28 D / 24 R
28 D / 24 R
No change
House
122
75 D / 47 R
75 D / 47 R
No change

Missouri

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
34
13 D / 20 R / 1 V
11 D / 23 R
No change
House
163
70 D / 89 R / 4 V
74 D / 89 R
No change

Montana

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
50
26 D / 24 R
23 D / 27 R
Yes
House
100
49 D / 50 R / 1 O
50 D / 50 R  
Yes

Nebraska

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
49
Nonpartisan
   
House
Unicameral Legislature

Nevada

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
21
10 D / 11 R
12 D / 9 R
Yes
House
42
27 D / 15 R
28 D / 14 R
No chnage

New Hampshire

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
24
14 D / 10 R
14 D / 10 R
No change
House
400
236 D / 159 R /
1 O / 4 V
226 D / 174 R /
No change

New Jersey

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
40
23 D / 17 R
23 D / 17 R
No change
House
80
48 D / 32 R
48 D / 32 R
No change

 

New Mexico

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
42
24 D / 18 R
27 D / 15 R
No change
House
70
42 D / 28 R
45 D / 25 R
No change

New York

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
62
29 D / 31 R / 2 V
32 D / 30 R
Yes
House
150
105 D / 41 R / 4 V
109 D / 41 R
No change

 

North Carolina

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
50
31 D / 19 R
30 D / 20 R
No change
House
120
68 D / 52 R
68 D / 52 R
No change

 

North Dakota

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
47
21 D / 26 R
21 D / 25 R / 1 U
No change
House
94
33 D / 61 R
36 D / 58 R
No change

 

Northern Mariana Islands

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
9
2 D / 3 R / 4 O
2 D / 3 R / 4 O
No change
House
20
1 D / 12 R / 7 O
1 D / 12 R / 7 O
No change

 

Ohio

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
33
12 D / 21 R
12 D / 21 R
No change
House
99
46 D / 53 R
52 D / 46 R / 1 U
Yes

 

Oklahoma

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
48
24 D / 24 R
22 D / 26 R
Yes
House
101
44 D / 57 R
40 D / 61 R
No change

 

Oregon

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
30
19 D / 11 R
18 D / 12 R
No change
House
60
31 D / 29 R
37 D / 23 R
No change

 

Pennsylvania

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
50
21 D / 29 R
20 D / 30 R
No change
House
203
102 D / 101 R
104 D / 99 R
No change

 

Puerto Rico

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
27

17 NPP / 9 PDP /

1 PIP

   
House
51

32 NPP / 19 PDP /

1 PIP

   

 

Rhode Island

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
38
33 D / 5 R
33 D / 4 R / 1 O
No change
House
75
61 D / 14 R
69 D / 6 R
No change

 

South Carolina

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
46
19 D / 27 R
19 D / 27 R
No change
House
124
51 D / 73 R
53 D / 71 R
No change

 

South Dakota

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
35
15 D / 20 R
14 D / 20 R / 1 O
No change
House
70
20 D / 50 R
24 D / 46 R
No change

 

Tennessee

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

 

Party Majority Change

Senate
33
16 D / 16 R / 1 O
14 D / 19 R
Yes
House
99
53 D / 46 R
49 D / 50 R
Yes

 

Texas

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
31
11 D / 20 R
12 D / 18 R / 1 V
No change
House
150
71 D / 79 R
74 D / 76 R
No change

 

U.S. Virgin Islands

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
15
9 D / 6 O
   
House
Unicameral Legislature

 

Utah

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
29
8 D / 21 R
8 D / 21 R
No change
House
75
20 D / 55 R
22 D / 53 R
No change

 

Vermont

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
30
23 D / 7 R
24 D / 6 R
No change
House
150
93 D / 49 R / 8 O
95 D / 48 R / 7 O
No change

 

Virginia

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown
Party Majority Change
Senate
40
21 D / 19 R
21 D / 19 R
No change
House
100
45 D / 53 R / 2 O
45 D / 53 R / 2 O
No change

 

Washington

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
49
32 D / 17 R
31 D / 18 R
No change
House
98
63 D / 35 R
63 D / 35 R
No change

 

West Virginia

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
34
23 D / 11 R
25 D / 9 R
No change
House
100
72 D / 28 R
69 D / 31 R
No change

 

Wisconsin

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Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
33
18 D / 15 R
18 D / 15 R
No change
House
99
47 D / 52 R
52 D / 46 R / 1 O
Yes

 

Wyoming

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         Post-General Election Counts

Total # of Legislators
Pre-General Election Party Breakdown
Post-General Election Party Breakdown

Party Majority Change

Senate
30
7 D / 23 R
7 D / 23 R
No change
House
60
17 D / 43 R
18 D / 41 R / 1 U
No change
 
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