Former Trump campaign manager Corey LewandowskiCorey LewandowskiNew Trump super PAC formed after accusations of misconduct The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Alibaba - Democrats still at odds over Biden agenda Noem severs ties with Lewandowski after harassment allegations surface MORE said on Tuesday that Republicans will have a much better night than expected in the midterms.
"The only seat that the Democrats have won as we talk right now is the Comstock seat in Virginia-10," Lewandowski told Hill.TV's John Solomon.
"So if the Democrats are going to have a large blue wave that is going to sweep over the country, they need to win Kentucky 6th, the three seats in Virginia and start to pick off those numbers, and they haven't done that yet," he continued.
"You put that coupled with what seems to be a very, very good night in Tennessee with Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnSenator asks Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify at hearing on kids' safety TikTok, YouTube, Snapchat executives to testify at Senate hearing on kids' safety Buttigieg hits back after parental leave criticism: 'Really strange' MORE, a win in Indiana, the Republicans are going to have a much better night than predicted," he said.
Lewandowski went on to say that Gov. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) will win his Senate race against incumbent Sen. Bill NelsonClarence (Bill) William NelsonNASA adviser quits after request to change name of James Webb telescope denied NASA won't rename James Webb Space Telescope despite controversy FAA unveils new system to reduce planes' times on taxiway MORE (D-Fla.) and that former Rep. Ron DeSantisRon DeSantisArizona attorney general asks for restraining order to block federal vaccine mandate The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Uber - Manchin, Sanders in budget feud; Biden still upbeat Overnight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — Key CDC panel backs Moderna, J&J boosters MORE (R-Fla.) will beat Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum (D) in the state's gubernatorial race.
The former Trump campaign manager's comments come as polls across the country close on Election Night.
Democrats got their first win of the evening with Jennifer Wexton's victory of Rep. Barbara ComstockBarbara Jean ComstockThe Memo: Never Trumpers sink into gloom as Gonzalez bows out Sunday shows preview: States deal with fallout of Ida; Texas abortion law takes effect The Memo: Trump pours gas on tribalism with Jan. 6 rewrite MORE (R-Va.) in Virginia's 10th congressional district.
Democrats are favored to win control of the House, while Republicans are expected to keep their hold on the Senate.
— Julia Manchester