Democrats are expected to pick up seats in both houses of Congress and are within reach of a 60 seat filibuster-proof majority in the Senate. A look at how more seats have become more competitive, how the potential Democratic wave has become a presidential campaign issue, and what it may mean for the next Congress.


  • Bob Benenson Editor,; political editor, Congressional Quarterly
  • Julie Hirschfeld Davis Congressional reporter, The Associated Press
  • Ken Rudin Political editor at National Public Radio

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