Democrats raised more than $315 million to decisively lose 6 Senate races

Amy McGrath.
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Democrats raised an unprecedented amount of money to challenge Republicans' Senate majority. It didn't pay off.

Democratic Senate candidates set fundraising record after fundraising record throughout 2020, bringing in a combined $315 million as they tried to flip races in Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Montana, South Carolina, and Texas. But Democrats ended up losing all six of those races as of Wednesday, and in most cases, the results weren't even close.

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