Bullish Democrats eye big prizes in Senate race
With some Republican senators already distancing themselves from Donald Trump, some Democrats are daring to dream of taking as many as eight seats from their arch rivals
While America holds its breath, transfixed by the final frenetic hours of the presidential race, a series of Senate races that could arguably have as big an impact on America’s immediate future are playing out as riveting sub-plots.
There’s little doubt that Democrats will retain control of the House of Representatives, but they’re in pursuit of nothing less than a trifecta: control of the White House, Congress and Senate.
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