Election 2018

Kentucky Election Results


  • House
How each House district leans politically
District 1 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 48.5 points and James Comer (R) won by 45.2.
District 2 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 39.9 points and Brett Guthrie (R) won by 100.
District 3 Previously Democrat
In 2016, Clinton won this district by 14.9 points and John Yarmuth (D) won by 27.
District 4 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 35.9 points and Thomas Massie (R) won by 42.6.
District 5 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 62.1 points and Hal Rogers (R) won by 100.
District 6 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 15.3 points and Andy Barr (R) won by 22.2.
Viewpoints
Different voices on the elections
  • Opinion
Post Opinions writers share their favorite takeaways from Tuesday’s contests.
  • Opinion
Scorched-earth campaigning is ruining the country.
  • Analysis

As with his endorsements, results were very mixed.

Whatever progress Trump is making on criminal justice reform is not worthy of praise from many on the left.

Top Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi is backing proposals that seek to address Democrats' concerns about the way the outgoing Republican majority ran the chamber, but also bipartisan complaints about more persistent weaknesses in House operations.

New U.S. sanctions stop short of implicating Mohammed bin Salman's senior aides in plans to kill Khashoggi. Meanwhile, NBC News drops a bombshell.

The Republican incumbent had narrowly led after the first round of results came in on Election Day.