Senate Ratings

November 2, 2008 · 12:19 AM EDT

Our estimate is a Democratic gain of 7-9 seats.

# = Moved benefiting Democrats
* = Moved benefiting Republicans

Likely Takeover (4 R, 0 D)
Lean Takeover (3 R, 0 D)

  • Dole (R-NC)
  • Smith (R-OR)
  • Stevens (R-AK)

Toss-Up (1 R, 0 D)

Narrow Advantage for Incumbent Party (3 R, 1 D)
Clear Advantage for Incumbent Party (1 R, 0 D)

  • Collins (R-ME)

Currently Safe (11 R, 11 D)