Futures markets betting on Democrats

Taeggan Goddard notes that the online futures markets think Democrats will maintain control of Congress:

The probability -- using last price of Friday's contract in percentage terms -- that Republicans will take control of the House of Representatives:

Intrade: 33.0%
IEM: 19.0%

The probability that Republicans will take control of the Senate:

Intrade: 6.0%
IEM: 1.5%

Of course, this doesn't mean Republicans won't win a ton of seats. Just not enough to take back control.

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