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Decision 2010 / Election Night #984422

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 02, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The 2010 midterm elections introduced.

(Studio: Savannah Guthrie) The end of the long, bruising campaign featured; scenes shown of voters and candidates, including Christine O’Donnell, Vice President Joe Biden and Representative John Boehner voting, a Tea Party rally at the Capitol. [Several VOTERS – comment.] [BOEHNER – says we have a real opportunity to win the majority.] [Speaker of the House Nancy PELOSI – says we’re very confident in our candidates.] [Voice of President OBAMA – offers a message to Illinois voters.] [2 years ago, OBAMA – says change has come to America.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(White House: Chuck Todd) The battle for Congress reviewed; details given about key races in Kentucky between Ben Chandler and Andy Barr, in Indiana between Joe Donnelly† and Jackie Walorski† and in Virginia between Gerry Connolly† and Keith Fimian†.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Exit poll data revealing voter frustration with the economy, anger with the government, and views on the political parties and Obama reviewed.

(Studio: Brian Williams, David Gregory) Voter anxiety and views on the role of government discussed.

(Studio: Brian Williams, Andrea Mitchell) The governors races and ballot initiatives discussed.

(Studio: Brian Williams, Mark Whitaker) The impact of these elections on the Senate discussed.

(Studio: Brian Williams, Tom Brokaw) The recent mood of the country discussed; details given about the role of the Tea Party.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Some key introduced.

(Las Vegas: John Yang) The Senate race in Nevada between Senator Harry Reid and Sharron Angle updated; details given about the Tea Party gathering at Reid’s hotel.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Bowling Green, Kentucky: Kevin Tibbles) The nasty Kentucky Senate race between Rand Paul and Jack Conway reviewed.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Anchorage: Kristen Welker) The 3-way Senate race in Alaska between Joe Miller, Senator Lisa Murkowski and Scott McAdams updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Coral Gables, Florida: Ron Mott) The 3-way Florida Senate race between Marco Rubio, Charlie Crist and Kendrick Meek updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Dover, Delaware: Janet Shamlian) The Delaware Senate race between Christine O’Donnell and Chris Coons updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Ron Allen) The Pennsylvania Senate race between Joe Sestak and Pat Toomey updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Carol Marin) The close, nasty Illinois Senate race between Alexi Giannoulias†† and Mark Kirk updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Denver: Tom Costello) The critical Colorado Senate race between Michael Bennet†† and Ken Buck updated.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Oakland, California: Lee Cowan) The races in California between Senate candidates Barbara Boxer and Carly Fiorina and gubernatorial candidates Jerry Brown and Meg Whitman updated.

Williams, Brian;
Guthrie, Savannah;
Todd, Chuck;
Holt, Lester;
David, Brian Williams,;
Andrea, Brian Williams,;
Mark, Brian Williams,;
Tom, Brian Williams,;
Yang, John;
Tibbles, Kevin;
Welker, Kristen;
Mott, Ron;
Shamlian, Janet;
Allen, Ron;
Marin, Carol;
Costello, Tom;
Cowan, Lee

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