Eure, Donatucci secure seats in Tuesday's special elections

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February 2, 2011

By Tyler Millhouse

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Two states, Mississippi and Pennsylvania, held special elections Tuesday to fill legislative vacancies. One state, Minnesota, held a special election primary. Across the nation, 27 states use special elections to fill legislative vacancies.

The following is a breakdown of Tuesday's special elections:

Partisan impact

Since no party picked up a seat, partisan balances were unaffected by Tuesday's elections.

Mississippi House Partisan Balance

Party As of December 2014
     Democratic Party 56
     Republican Party 66
Total 122

Pennsylvania House Partisan Balance

Party As of December 2014
     Democratic Party 91
     Republican Party 111
     Vacancy 1
Total 203

Minnesota House Partisan Balance

Party As of December 2014
     Democratic Party 73
     Republican Party 61
Total 134

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