Jaime Harrison looks down as he stands in front of a U.S. flag.
Democratic Senate candidate Jaime Harrison speaks to supporters in Columbia, South Carolina, on Tuesday after conceding. Harrison raised gobs of money in his race against Sen. Lindsey Graham. Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images

For Democrats, election night didn’t go quite as expected: There was no blue wave, and we still don’t know who has won the presidential election. Those following the polls closely were also surprised, yet again. I spoke with Slate’s senior politics writer Jim Newell in the early hours of Wednesday morning about what the heck happened. Our conversation has been edited and condense for clarity.

read more at https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2020/11/election-night-2020-democrats-polls-wrong.html

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