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A big big night they won big in the house take control there and made big gains in the -- this well and Fox News projecting.
Republicans will pick up a total of 65 house seats or thereabouts they needed 39 to get the majority and this is even more than they picked up in the 1994 midterm elections.
John Boehner stands to be the next speaker of the house he's saying that voters are sending a message.
-- -- but you're -- serve as your voice in the people's -- We must remember it's the president who sets the agenda for our government.
The American people have sent an unmistakable message to him tonight -- that message is.
-- here for the president this afternoon at 1 PM eastern from the White House but let's look at how the numbers.
Are shaping up here the morning after the election in terms of the balance of power you're talking about the house.
Of representatives as we said a moment ago the Republicans.
Easily taking control there they needed 218 and got 200.
And 39 votes so it will be comfortable Republican troll in the house of represented its if you switch it over to the senate.
Of side of the air.
The Republicans picking up at this hour at least six seats and thanks in large part to the victory last night -- -- for Harry Reid the Democrats will stay.
In the majority Reid pulls it -- the senate leader faced a tough challenge from Republican Sharon angle.
-- called but the fight is far from over.
The bell just rang isn't the end of the fight -- the start of the next round.
Now there are still three senate races that are too close to call even this morning the morning after the election they're all out west one -- in Colorado the other.
Up -- the northwest is in the state of Washington so those -- too close to call we'll keep following them throughout the day until we get a call in one of those races and again.
Possibly the most intriguing political situation of the night.
Is in the state of Alaska.
We're actually in the senate races here for a moment instead of over the governor's races -- senate the senate but in the state.
Of Alaska when you talk about the senate race with a write in candidate may win.
Lisa Murkowski is the incumbent Republican senator.
For the state of Alaska she's running as a write in and she might win the right in his up over the Republican challenger Tea Party backed Joseph Miller 41.
So as -- stand Murkowski may win.
Hasn't been called yet we'll keep following it up for your fox this is now let's move on some other results not only did the GOP get back the the the House of Representatives and pick up so many seats they're also they gained ten governorships last night from the Democrats.
These elections will make -- way beyond state lines is next -- the -- we'll take part re drawing legislative and congressional districts and states where Democrats did pick up some.
The governorship for California Jerry Brown won over Meg Whitman in California.
And also Neil Abercrombie and Hawaii that was a Republican seat that went to the Democrats.
Richard Blumenthal -- led the big men and Connecticut's hotly contested senate race he survive -- onslaught of negative advertising from McMahon spent tens of millions of dollars out of her own pocket.
And Blumenthal also getting past his own political scare when he lied about his military service last spring.
Blumenthal filling the seat of long time.
Us senator Chris dot he wins there.
But Americans last night not just voting for people the most prominent ballot measure was out of California were legalizing marijuana was up for a vote in the voters rejected it.
Did not win they rejected that proposal after warnings of danger and legal chaos -- the mission work to a -- some other ballot measure results from last night Massachusetts voters deciding not to cut their own taxes essentially.
Rejecting a sales tax cut because it would have cost the state.
Two and a half billion dollars and finally in Oklahoma voters overwhelmingly made English the states quote common.
And unifying language that was a ballot measure in Oklahoma.
Outside of the elections we have this is this coming in this morning private sector employment rising above expectations and October ADP saying the private sector added 43000 jobs last month.
Reports better than expected comes on the heels of a challenging -- gray and Christmas report showing nearly 38000 layoffs last month.
Both of these reports -- is up to Friday morning in the big government jobs report.
All of this is in context we look at the markets with the election -- jobs numbers for the Fed decision which is coming.
This afternoon of course will open up New York trading in less than thirty minutes -- let's look at some numbers here ahead of our open.
The futures are up thirteen points on Dow futures that's just the tenth of 1% NASDAQ S&P futures are also.
Are rising and the open on Wall Street European markets also -- -- two tenths of 1% in London Paris and Frankfurt are also rising just a quick look.
For get back -- Imus -- the commodities 85 dollar oil thirteen 57 or thereabouts for the.
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