Feeling Blue: Democratic Senators Facing Tough Elections in Red States—PICTURES
Updated: February 9, 2012 | 9:16 a.m.
February 2, 2012 | 10:10 p.m.
Senate Democrats are hoping they can keep their majority in the upper chamber, but for a handful of the 23 seats at stake for the Democrats, maintaining the majority means more than riding President Obama's coattails, if indeed he has any. Instead, at the state level, where Obama is unpopular, some candidates will claim independence, reports National Journal's Dan Friedman. Here's a look at those senators: