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If Obama snares Rep. Rahm Emanuel as his chief of staff, someone will move up in the House leadership.
Republicans nationwide lost their grip on Senate and House seats, but in California, many were safe.
The Minnesota Republican had been a shoo-in, until an ill-considered remark on a TV news show.
Paul Kanjorski had a tough opponent in Lou Barletta.
Don Cazayoux, who had only been in Congress since May, lost in a heavily Republican district.
The long-serving Democrat had said many in western Pennsylvania would not vote for a black man.
Democrat Jim Himes pulled out a victory in a traditionally left-leaning state.
Even a wave of Democratic voters cannot protect Tim Mahoney from defeat.
More evidence that investment portfolios tend to turn people into Republicans.
A staggering 79% of campaign funds came from outside the representatives' congressional district.