The US Democratic Party is likely to win a majority in the country’s House of Representatives. It is reported by NBC News.
It is reported that as a result of the vote count, Democrats are likely to receive 226 seats, while Republicans – 209. To control the lower house of parliament, you need to have 218 seats. Thus, the Democrats will retain the majority, despite the worst result compared to 2018. In addition, their presidential candidate Joe Biden leads the race, but the Republicans have retained a majority in the Senate.
General Election Day was held on November 3 in the United States. Citizens elected a president and vice president, 35 senators, the entire House of Representatives, 13 governors and local government representatives. The current head of state, Republican Donald Trump, and Democrat Joe Biden, who served as vice president under Barack Obama, competed for the presidency. At the moment, no one has the required 270 electors – Biden has 264 votes and Trump has 214.