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 July 2014
     Democratic Party 58
     Republican Party 64
Total 122

Pennsylvania House Partisan Balance

Party As of July 2014
     Democratic Party 93
     Republican Party 110
Total 203

Minnesota House Partisan Balance

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

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