Election 2018

Tennessee Election Results


How the vote has swung from 2016, so far

How each House district leans politically
District 1 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 56.8 points and Phil Roe (R) won by 62.9.
District 2 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 35.2 points and John Duncan (R) won by 51.3.
District 3 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 35 points and Chuck Fleischmann (R) won by 37.6.
District 4 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 40.9 points and Scott DesJarlais (R) won by 30.1.
District 5 Previously Democrat
In 2016, Clinton won this district by 18.2 points and Jim Cooper (D) won by 25.1.
District 6 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 48.8 points and Diane Black (R) won by 49.3.
District 7 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 39 points and Marsha Blackburn (R) won by 48.7.
District 8 Previously Republican
In 2016, Trump won this district by 35.4 points and David Kustoff (R) won by 43.7.
District 9 Previously Democrat
In 2016, Clinton won this district by 57.3 points and Steve Cohen (D) won by 59.9.
Viewpoints
Different voices on the elections
  • Opinion
Wisdom comes with old age. Except when it doesn’t.
  • Opinion
The real debate will take place when Biden, Warren and Sanders share the stage.

After Trump’s election, many began to think about racial justice more seriously.

Pence urges China to respect Hong Kong laws

Vice President Pence on Aug. 19 warned that if ‘something violent happens in Hong Kong’ it would make it harder for the U.S. to make a deal with China on trade.

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Warren apologizes for Native American claims

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren apologized for her past claims to Native American ancestry at a forum in Iowa on Aug. 19.

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Child trust funds have never been fully tested in the way the presidential hopeful envisions, after an experiment in the United Kingdom was cut short a decade ago.

At a Washington Post Live event, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) talked up her chances, reflecting the mounting pressure on struggling presidential candidates to jump-start — or salvage — their campaigns.