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2012 Senate Balance of Power

Held/Safe Republican 43
Leans Republican 3
Toss-Up 7
Leans Democrat 4
Held/Safe Democrat 43

 

Senate Seats Up For Reelection in 2012

 

Safe Republican
(6)
Leans Republican
(3)
Toss-Up
(7)
Leans Democrat
(4)
Safe Democrat
(13)
MS AZ FL CT CA
NE ND IN HI DE
TN NV MT MA MD
TX OH NJ ME
UT PA MI
WY VA MN
WI MO
NM
NY
RI
VT
WA
WV

Note 1: States in Blue currently held by Democrats

Note 2: States in Red currently held by Republicans

Note 3: States of Maine and Vermont May Be Won By Independents Who We Expect Will Caucus With Democrats

 

Republicans 9
Democrats 17
Toss-Ups 7

 

Seats Already Held With No Senate Race in 2012

Republican

37

Democrat

30