Which party controlled the Senate before the elections? How many seats
did each party have?
2. How many seats does each party currently have in the Senate?
3. How did the elections change the balance of power in the Senate? Which
party now selects the Senate Majority Leader and all the Senate committee
4. Which party controlled
the House before the elections? How many seats did this party have? How
many seats are needed to control the House?
5. Which party has a majority in the House after the elections? Did they
gain or lose seats in this election?
6. What is the significance of one party controlling both houses of Congress
and the White House?