FULL COVERAGE FROM THE 10th DISTRICT [read_more]
7:15 Polls have closed in Virginia. Fox news is reporting that Ed Gillespie’s race is ‘too close to call’. Gillespie’s internal polls today reported him to be up 1%.
MItch McConnell has won big in Kentucky.
7:55 Republicans have their first Senate pickup, West Virginia, Shelley Moore Capito.
Ed Gillespie is ahead in Virginia 53-44 with 19% of the vote in.
8:00 Ed Gillespie is up 10% with 20% of the results in
In Virginia, Dave Brat, Rob Wittman, Robert Hurt, Bob Goodlatte, Randy Forbes and Morgan Griffith have won.
Just heard, Comstock won in John Foust’s home district. She’s ahead with 62% of the vote with 17% reporting.
8:20, 35% of the vote in Virginia, Gillespie is up 51% to 46%. More here.
8:25 38% of the vote, Gillespie 52% to 46%
This party is packed, hundreds of people here for Barbara Comstock and most of the elected officials in Loudoun, including Scott York, Gerry Clemons, Geary Higgins, and Jim Plowman.
8:45 Governor and Mrs. George Allen just arrived. Also Tag Greason and Pat Herrity.
With 62% of precincts reporting, Ed Gillespie is up 50.57% to Warner’s 46.86%!
8:50 With 64% of Virginia is in, Gillespie up 51% to 46%.
9:00 Fox News and AP have called the 10th district for Barbara Comstock!!
9:15 76% of Virginia reporting, Gillespie is still up 51% to 46%
9:20 79% reporting, Gillespie 50% to 48%.
9:25 Race closing, with 81% of results in, Ed 49%, Warner 48%.
9:35 Tenth District chairman John Whitbeck just told me Barbara will be in the room in 10 minutes.
Hoping to get a picture of Barbara but with 400 people in the room, it’s not likely.
9:40 84% of precincts, Ed up by 1%, 49 to 48%.
9;41 90.4% precincts in, Ed up less than 1%, Ed has 49.20 and 48.2cro3% for Warner
Fox News is reporting 49% to 49% with 94% of precincts reporting.
Crowd is rockin’, Barbara’s on her way!
10:00 93.4% reporting, Ed is up b y 20,000 votes, 1%.
Crowd goes wild for Barbara, the first woman to represent the 10th district!!! Barbara says she’s proud to finally have a real job!
10:10 Ed is up by .03, details here, and here.
10:15 Just heard that Ed is now up by only 300 votes. Nail biting time.
10:55, Warner up by 3,400. We’re headed into a recount. Won’t Brian Schoeneman be thrilled? He can do another of his famous recounts by social media. Someone alert Rachel Maddow, He’s BAAAAACK!
Karl Rove just credited Chris LaCivita and Corry Bliss with Pat Roberts re-election in Kansas. Congratulations to both of them and Ryan Terrill on a big victory.
We just took Iowa and projected to win NC. We now have the majority in the US Senate! More results to come in, and other races we could pick up, but 52 Senate seats is a guarantee. Awesome.
FYI, marijuana was legalized in DC tonight. Party on Garth.
It’s late, I’m out for now.
Congratulations to Rep-Elect Comstock on a fantastic win!
I smell another apology that won’t be coming from you.
Apologize for what? Corry’s record was 0-8 prior to this win. I congratulate him on pulling one out.
Tell Barbara thanks for the 10% budget increase she voted for in this year’s GA. And thanks for increasing Virginia’s budget from about $75 Billion to $96 Billion.
Also, would you ask her if she plans to caucus with the Liberal Democrats or Liberal Republicans?
how botcha Congressman Robert Hurt!