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Desk Analysis: Since the 2018 Democratic midterm wave election, the blue team has had control of the House of Representatives; lead by California Democrat Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House since 2019. Republicans in turn are lead by California Republican Kevin McCarthy since 2019. In the 116th Congress, Democrats currently have 235 seats to Republicans' 199 and 0 seats for Independents or any other minor parties. Republicans enjoy having a majority of seats in 26 states to Democrats' 22. 2 states, Michigan and Pennsylvania, have a split in representation.