David Kurtz

David Kurtz is Managing Editor and Washington Bureau Chief of Talking Points Memo where he oversees the news operations of TPM and its sister sites.

Articles by David

The two Georgia House districts which have been fiercely contested are still too close to call. Both Democratic incumbents, Marshall and Barrow, hold small leads with most of the votes counted.

Karl Rove formally told the President tonight that the House had gone to the Democrats, Reuters reports.

To have been a fly on that wall.

Democratic Rep. Melissa Bean holds on to her seat in the Illinois-8th, CNN projects.

Three more GOP seats lost. Magic number down to 5 for the Democrats to control the House.

Republican Joe Negron is conceding GOPer Mark Foley's old seat, the Florida-16.

Rep. Charles Taylor (R-NC) has lost his seat to Heath Shuler, based on CNN's projection.

Don Sherwood (R-NY) is also projected to lose by CNN and FOX.

Another one bites the dust.

Rep. Curt Weldon, the embattled Republican from Pennsylvania under federal criminal investigation, goes down to retired Admiral Joe Sestak, based on CNN's projection.

The Senate races in Virginia, Tennessee, and Missouri--the GOP's firewall--remain too close to call.