The party received 218 seats needed to maintain control in the House. At the same time, it is expected that the Republicans have a chance to retain the majority in the Senate.
In the US, the Democratic Party won 218 seats in the House of Representatives, enough to maintain control of the House. This is reported by The New York Times with reference to its own calculations on Wednesday, November 11.
As of Tuesday, Democrats have won only one GOP seat in the election, while losing at least six seats.
In turn, Fox News reports that Democrats have so far received 215 seats in the lower house of the US Congress, and Republicans вЂ” 201.
However, the Republicans are expected to have a good chance of retaining a majority in the Senate. The results of the Senate elections will be announced in January, after the repeat elections in Georgia.
We will remind, on November 3 in the USA general elections were held. According to forecasts of leading media outlets, Biden won the presidential race, who has already announced this.
However, Trump did not admit defeat. He reported fraudulent voting and announced a long legal battle.