Democrats Flipped One US Senate Seat Fairly Early Tuesday Night
Illinois will now have two Democratic senators.By Lauren Stephenson | November 8, 2016
Democrats flipped one U.S. Senate seat fairly early Tuesday night.
Current U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois ousted Republican Sen. Mark Kirk.
Kirk, who represents a traditionally blue state, was viewed as possibly the most vulnerable Republican senator facing re-election.