July 23, 2020
The Cook Political Report has made five changes to its 2020 Senate forecast. Read the full analysis here.
- Arizona moves from Toss-up to Leans Democratic
- Georgia (regular) and Iowa move from Leans Republican to Toss-up
- Minnesota and New Mexico move from Likely to Safe Democratic
The updated map is below; click or tap for an interactive version.
Six days out from the 2020 election, the forecaster has made about 30 changes, mostly in the direction of Democrats
The state last voted Democratic in a presidential election in 1976 but polling this year continues to show a highly competitive race.
Highly competitive contests for president and Senate have placed the Peach State front and center for this upcoming election.
The forecaster sees Democrats gaining between five and 15 seats in the 2020 election
After swinging sharply to Donald Trump in 2016, the state is among the most competitive in 2020. A closely-contested Senate race may help determine control of that chamber.