ACCESS UPDATE: Preview - Midterm Elections in the USA, November 6

Update Midterm Elections

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Attached you will find the first of two Update articles dealing with the upcoming American elections. The second will be published after they are held.

During a midterm election all the 435 members of the House of Representatives are up for reelection and one third - or a minimum of 33 – of the 100 members of the Senate.

To understand what's at stake in this year's elections, read Robert Mikkelsen's article (PDF or link below) and work with the tasks given there.