Saturday, November 6, 2010

Interesting Graphic of the Day

The Tsunami that swept Democrats out of control of the House and loosened their control on the Senate was deep. Take a look at this map of post-election partisan composition of State Legislatures. The gains are historic.

Click here or image for detailed breakdown.


Republicans have added over 675 seats to their ranks in this election, dramatically surpassing 1994 gains. This number could go even higher as the tallies in the undecided races are determined. The chamber switches thus far are all Democratic to Republican except for Montana House which was tied and is now Republican, and the Oregon House which was Democratic and is now tied.

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