The Wisconsin U-S Senate seat also remains in Republican
hands for the coming session.
As you can see by these numbers.
incumbent Senator Ron Johnson is the winner.
was the person he *took* the seat from in 20-10.
Senator Johnson spent a lot of time thanking his supporters
at his victory party last night in Oshkosh.
His re-election is helping Republicans maintain majority
control of the Senate.
They're also maintaining control of the house.
Senator Johnson says he has spoken with house and
senate republican leadership about the future.
and what he says is a chance to put this nation on
the right path.
The way we're going to do it is by concentrating on
the areas of agreement.
Here's the number one area of agreement we start with:
As Americans, as Wisconsinites, we really do share
the same goal: we all want a safe, prosperous, secure
Wisconsin and America.
Polls throughout the election cycle consistently put
Senator Johnson behind Russ Feingold.
During his concession speech.
Feingold emphasized the need to bring the American
It's going to be up to you, particularly these wonderful
young people who worked on this campaign.
You're going to have to heal the wounds, bring us
together, we'll get through this.
I look forward to helping you in any way I can but
it is now up to you.