Midterm elections: Democrats win control of House in blow to Trump – live

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Democrats win many key seats to take back House after eight years – but Republicans increase majority in Senate

Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte – best known for his assault on a Guardian reporter – appears to have won re-election over Democrat Kathleen Williams.

He took Montana’s only House seat in a special election last year, and has now won election to a full term. He had 53% of the vote early Wednesday morning.

Arizona’s Senate race has not been called, but Republican Martha McSally holds a narrow lead over Democrat Kyrsten Sinema. Green party candidate Angela Green, meanwhile, attracted more votes than the margin between the two major party candidates.

I’m groggy but my math good enough to know the Greens just denied the Dems another major seat. When did we see that before…. pic.twitter.com/mAjGfnihLf

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