At the time of this writing, Republicans have picked up nine seats in the House, pushing them to a muscular 243-seat majority.
For House Speaker John Boehner, that means the bar is set high for legislative accomplishments in the next two years. For the national political landscape, that means a lot of red. Here’s the lower chamber of the 114th Congress, in vivid color.
A number of races remain undecided, and the colors for these districts on the map were determined using the majority vote there as it stood at 11 a.m. on Thursday. We’ll update the map as more results come in.