U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nev. listens as Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks at an election night party hosted by Nevada Democratic Victory at The Encore on November 08, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Democrats secure the Senate but House is still a toss-up: live updates

Democrats have managed to retain at least their razor-thin majority in the Senate, securing President Joe Biden’s influence on the judiciary and a small glimmer of hope for what remains of his agenda.  Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto successfully defended her seat from Republican challenger Adam Laxalt, much to the relief of Democrats who saw…