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Midterm Elections Key Races / Trump #1131831

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 06, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) The initial poll findings on the midterm elections outlined on screen.

(Santa Ana, California: Matt Gutman) The massive voter turnout in California & elsewhere examined; photos shown of people in line to vote in several cities, including Knox County, Tennessee, where the power went out; voter statistics cited. [In Missouri with ABC's Deborah Roberts, two VOTERS - criticize & defend President Trump.] The Texas Senate race between Ted Cruz & Beto O'Rourke noted. [Texas voter "PAMELA" - says O'Rourke represents what Trump isn't] [In Florida, with ABC's Whit Johnson, two VOTERS - offer differing opinions on Trump.] [In Georgia, with ABC's Steve Osunsami, black voter Tyler CUMMINGS - talks about gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams.] [In video, singer Taylor SWIFT - cites the vote.] The scattered voting problems with a humidity problem in North Carolina & machinery problems in Indiana discussed. Report introduced.

(Studio" Jonathan Karl) The return to the White House for campaigner Trump to wait out the elections featured; map shown of his campaign stops. [Nov. 2, TRUMP - says "I'll just figure it out."] [Nov. 5, TRUMP - campaigns against caravans & Democrats.] [Many times, TRUMP - says a vote for Marsha etc. is a vote for me.] Trump being prepared for the Democrats to take back the House discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) The view from Representative Nancy Pelosi she is sure of victory in the House noted.

(Studio: David Muir, Mary Bruce) A look at the numbers the Democrats would need to take back the House & Senate & what the Democrats will do to Trump if they control the House discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) ABC News coverage of the elections outlined on screen.

Muir, David;
Gutman, Matt;
Mary, David Muir,

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