“National Republicans cannot point to any evidence that says this is true and the experts all say that the opposite is taking place,” DSCC spokesman Matt Canter said. “While Romney may have narrowed the margin, beleaguered Republican Senate candidates have failed to pick up any ground at all.
“National Republicans must find themselves in a very dark place if they honestly think Mitt Romney’s campaign is going to save the day for them.”
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.