U.S. Senate Democrats celebrate a 51-seat majority with Georgia win

By: - December 8, 2022 7:20 am

“This outcome is absolutely worth the wait after one year, 10 months and 17 days of the longest 50-50 Senate in history,” Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said. “Fifty-one, a slim majority, that is great, and we are so happy about it.” (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.