2018 United States House of Representatives elections

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The 2018 United States House of Representatives elections were held on November 6, 2018, with early voting taking place in some states in the weeks preceding that date.wikipedia
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2018 United States elections

2018 midterm electionsstategeneral election
These midterm elections took place nearly halfway through the first term of Republican President Donald Trump.
In the United States House of Representatives, Democrats made a net gain of 41 seats.

2019 Speaker of the United States House of Representatives election

January 3, 2019elected2019
Upon the opening of the 116th United States Congress, Pelosi was elected as Speaker of the House.
The 2019 Speaker of the United States House of Representatives election took place on January 3, 2019, on the opening day of the 116th United States Congress, two months after the United States 2018 elections.

Nancy Pelosi

PelosiRep. Nancy PelosiNancy D'Alesandro Pelosi
In the 2018 midterm elections, the Democrats, led by Nancy Pelosi, won control of the House.
In the 2018 midterm elections, the Democrats won back control of the House.

Paul Ryan

Paul D. RyanRyanJanna Ryan
Incumbent Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan chose to retire in 2018 instead of seeking another term.
Ryan declined to run for re-election in the 2018 midterm elections.

Kevin McCarthy (U.S. Representative)

Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthy (California politician)McCarthy, Kevin
In November 2018, House Republicans elected Kevin McCarthy as House Minority Leader.
When the Republicans lost their majority in the 2018 midterm elections, McCarthy was subsequently elected as House Minority Leader, making him the first California Republican to hold the post.

Dave Brat

David BratBratRep. Dave Brat
Brat lost his reelection bid in 2018 to Democrat Abigail Spanberger.

Mimi Walters

WaltersMarian Elaine Walters
She ran for a third term in the 2018 midterm elections, but was defeated by Democrat Katie Porter.

2018 United States Senate election in Arizona

Barry Hess2018election
It was held concurrently with a gubernatorial election, other elections to the United States Senate, elections to the United States House of Representatives, as well as various other state and local elections.

Democratic Party (United States)

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In the 2018 midterm elections, the Democrats, led by Nancy Pelosi, won control of the House.
After the 2016 election of Donald Trump, the Democratic Party transitioned into the role of an opposition party and currently hold neither the presidency nor the Senate but has won back a majority in the House from the 2018 Midterm Election.

2018 United States Senate election in Tennessee

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The 2018 United States Senate election in Tennessee took place on November 6, 2018, concurrently with other elections to the United States Senate, elections to the United States House of Representatives, and various state and local elections.

Cindy Axne

2018 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania

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The 2018 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania took place on November 6, 2018, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the State of Pennsylvania, concurrently with other elections to the United States Senate, elections to the United States House of Representatives, and various state and local elections.

2018 United States Senate election in West Virginia

20182018-05-082018 Democratic primary
The 2018 United States Senate election in West Virginia took place on November 6, 2018, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the State of West Virginia, concurrently with other elections to the United States Senate, elections to the United States House of Representatives, and various state and local elections.

Charlie Dent

Charles DentCharles W. DentCharles Dent (R-PA)
In September 2017, Dent announced that he would retire from Congress and not seek re-election to another term in 2018.

2018 United States House of Representatives elections in Arizona

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The elections coincided with the 2018 Arizona gubernatorial election, as well as other elections to the U.S. House of Representatives, elections to the United States Senate and various state and local elections.

Trey Gowdy

Chairman GowdyRep. Trey Gowdy (R, SC-4)
On January 31, 2018, Gowdy announced that he would not seek re-election in 2018 and that he intended to pursue a legal career instead of politics.

Pat Meehan

Rep. Patrick Meehan (R, PA-7)Patrick Meehan
In January 2018, following the revelation that he used taxpayers' money to settle a sexual harassment claim brought by a female staff member, Meehan announced that he would retire from Congress at the end of his current term, and not seek re-election in 2018.

2018 Pennsylvania's 7th and 15th congressional district special elections

electedNovember 6, 2018Special election
In January 2018, following revelation that he used taxpayers' money to settle a sexual harassment claim brought by a female staff member, Meehan announced that he would retire from Congress at the end of his current term and not seek reelection in 2018.

Jason Chaffetz

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT)Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah)
On April 19, 2017, Chaffetz announced he would not seek re-election in 2018, and on May 18, 2017, announced he would leave the House of Representatives on June 30, 2017.

Katie Arrington

Arrington announced she would run for Congress in South Carolina's 1st congressional district, challenging Mark Sanford for his seat in the House in the 2018 election cycle.

Mallory Hagan

Mallory Hytes HagenMiss America Mallory Hagan
She ran in the 2018 congressional election as a Democrat in Alabama's 3rd congressional district, which contains 14 counties and includes her hometown of Opelika, Alabama.

Chris Pappas (politician)

Chris PappasChris C. Pappas
A member of the New Hampshire Democratic Party, Pappas was a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in the 2018 election to succeed outgoing U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter.