Sabato's Crystal Ball

2008 House



HOUSE UPDATE: Democrats projected to pick up 26 seats

Nov. 3, 2008

Republican Held Seats in Play: 59

(The other 140 Republican-held seats are solid for the GOP.)

Republican Hold (30) Democratic Pick-up (29)
AL-02 (OPEN) AK-AL (Young)
AZ-03 (Shadegg) AZ-01 (OPEN)
CA-50 (Bilbray) CA-04 (OPEN)
FL-13 (Buchanan) CO-04 (Musgrave)
FL-21 (L. Diaz-Balart) CT-04 (Shays)
IA-04 (Latham) FL-08 (Keller)
IL-18 (OPEN) FL-24 (Feeney)
IN-03 (Souder) FL-25 (M. Diaz-Balart)
KY-02 (OPEN) ID-01 (Sali)
LA-04 (OPEN) IL-10 (Kirk)
LA-07 (Boustany) IL-11 (OPEN)
MD-01 (OPEN) MI-07 (Walberg)
MN-03 (OPEN) MI-09 (Knollenberg)
MO-06 (Graves) MN-06 (Bachmann)
MO-09 (OPEN) NC-08 (Hayes)
NE-02 (Terry) NJ-03 (OPEN)
NJ-05 (Garrett) NJ-07 (OPEN)
NV-02 (Heller) NM-01 (OPEN)
NY-26 (OPEN) NM-02 (OPEN)
OH-02 (Schmidt) NV-03 (Porter)
PA-06 (Gerlach) NY-13 (OPEN)
PA-15 (Dent) NY-25 (OPEN)
PA-18 (Murphy) NY-29 (Kuhl)
SC-01 (Brown) OH-01 (Chabot)
TX-07 (Culberson) OH-15 (OPEN)
TX-10 (McCaul) OH-16 (OPEN)
VA-02 (Drake) PA-03 (English)
VA-05 (Goode) VA-11 (OPEN)
WV-02 (Capito) WA-08 (Reichert)
WY-AL (OPEN)
WI-08 (Kagen)
TX-23 (Rodriguez)
PA-12 (Murtha)
PA-10 (Carney)
PA-08 (Murphy)
PA-04 (Altmire)
OR-05 (OPEN)
OH-18 (Space)
NY-24 (Arcuri)
NY-20 (Gillibrand)
NY-19 (Hall)
NH-02 (Hodes)
NH-01 (Shea-Porter)
MS-01 (Childers)
MN-01 (Walz)
LA-06 (Cazayoux)
KY-03 (Yarmuth)
KS-03 (Moore)
KS-02 (Boyda)
IN-09 (Hill)
IN-08 (Ellsworth)
IL-14 (Foster)
IL-08 (Bean)
GA-12 (Barrow)
GA-08 (Marshall)
CT-05 (Murphy)
CA-11 (McNerney)
TX-22 (Lampson) AZ-08 (Giffords)
PA-11 (Kanjorski) AZ-05 (Mitchell)
FL-16 (Mahoney) AL-05 (OPEN)
Republican Pick-up (3) Democratic Hold (30)

Democratic Held Seats in Play: 33

(The other 203 Democratic-held seats are solid for the Democrats.)