State of Play: Tightening Arizona race threatens Democrats' slim U.S. Senate hopes
Monday, 15 October 2018 For most of this year, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona has run what has been viewed widely as one of the best races in the nation. But with less than a month to go to Election Day, there are doubts whether she can make it across the finish line.
Democrats need a mere two seat pickup to retake the U.S. Senate, but their efforts seem to be fading in the home stretch, with incumbents such as Missouri's Claire McCaskill stumbling, and well-regarded newcomers like Arizona's Kyrsten Sinema struggling to make up the difference. Jim Oliphant has...
(CNN)Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith will win Mississippi's US Senate runoff election, CNN projects, in a contest that centered on her actions and comments evoking the state's dark history of racism..