Election Night 2018 Scorecard

Our election night guide highlights important races, provides NCEC ratings for contests, and lists poll closing times for the November 6, 2018 General Election.

We are actively tracking individual races in this election and will update this scorecard with new poll numbers or last-minute developments. The current guide was last updated on Nov. 5, 2018.

Top Races to Watch in 2018

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Election Night 2018

After a long wait, voters have a chance to deliver their verdict on the first two years of Donald Trump’s presidency. With the election tomorrow, history suggests that the Democrats are poised to make big gains in Congress, including the potential for control of the House of Representatives. But unlike previous wave elections which extended [...]