Democrats currently hold 56 seats in the Senate. And 2 Independent Senators that caucus with the Democrats. With 2 races still open.
The recount has officially started in Minnesota. And I really really want to see Al Franken in the Senate. So very many levels of awesome. Al Franken Recount Fund Don't you want to see Bill O'Reilly have an apoplexy live on tv? His head might quite literally explode. That's got to be worth at least 20 bucks!
And Jim Martin will be going into a runoff against the truly atrocious Saxby Chambliss on December 2nd. Jim Martin's Act Blue page. Chambliss must lose.
And then, can you imagine, Democrats will have hit the 60 vote threshold. Work might actually get done in the Senate!