Sabato's Crystal Ball

October Reset

Larry J. Sabato, Director, U.Va. Center for Politics October 21st, 2010

NEXT WEEK: The Crystal Ball makes its calls. We will update our overall numbers in every category, and pick a winner in each race. We’ll be right in some, wrong in others. But hey, that’s the fun of it! Join in our fun, same time, same place, October 28th.

THIS WEEK: Below we list our latest ratings for Senate, Governor, and House, as well as links to our coverage of every single Senate and Governor race, plus all of the competitive races for U.S. House.


SENATE

The Crystal Ball predicts a net gain for Republicans of 8-9 seats in the Senate. They must pick up 10 seats to control the majority.

For full analysis of each individual Senate race, please click here.


GOVERNOR

The Crystal Ball predicts a net gain for Republicans of 8 governorships. They currently hold 24 governorships to 26 held by Democrats.

For full analysis of each individual governor’s race, please click here.


HOUSE

The Crystal Ball predicts a net gain for Republicans of 47 seats in the House. They must pick up 39 seats to control the majority.

There are 116 competitive House races as of today. Democrats currently hold 99 House seats that are rated as in play, while the GOP is defending only 17 endangered seats.

For full analysis of each competitive House race, please click here.