11.05.2019

Why today’s elections could lead to major shifts in power

Why today’s elections could lead to major shifts in power Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images

It may not be 2020 yet, but voters in several states are headed to the polls on Tuesday, November 5, in elections that could lead to major shifts in power.

In Mississippi and Kentucky, voters will weigh in on gubernatorial races, while in Virginia, people will have an opportunity to choose members of their state legislature. Across all three states, the implications of the elections could be huge: In both Mississippi and Kentucky, Democrats have the potential to retake the governor’s seats, and in Virginia, the party could flip the House and Senate.

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