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GOP retains control of US Senate, AP projects

Updates and analysis on the top races from around New England and across the US, including Massachusetts governor, ballot questions, and US House and Senate.

Welcome to the Globe’s live blog for news and analysis on election night 2018. Read along for the latest breakdown of results at the state and national level, along with reaction from our group of political experts and tweets from our entire political team. Our team for live analysis today is:

• Political reporter and Ground Game author James Pindell

• Editorial writer Marcela García and Opinion columnist Jeff Jacoby

Watch live results from the 2018 midterm election here.

View complete election results here.