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The Cook Political Report changed the rating for the important U.S. Senate race in Nevada to “Toss Up” from “Lean Democrat.”

Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), the Senate Majority Leader, speaks to media during the weekly Senate Democrat leadership press conference, at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, October 4, 2023. (Graeme Sloan/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

First-term Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen (D-NV) is up for reelection in the perennial swing state, where President Joe Biden remains unpopular.

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The Cook Political Report made this change on Wednesday. It is a non-partisan publication known for its credibility.

This shift is bad news for Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and the Democrats trying to keep their majority in the U.S. Senate. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and other Democrats are worried about losing seats in red states such as West Virginia, Montana, and Ohio. They currently have a slim majority and cannot afford to lose many seats.

The current senator up for reelection in Nevada is Jacky Rosen (D-NV). Joe Biden In Nevada, President

Cook’s is not well-liked. Jessica Taylor, an editor at the Cook Political Report, explained why they changed the rating for the Nevada race. She mentioned factors like the changing demographics of the state, Biden’s low popularity, and the economic impact of COVID. Army veteran, is among the several Republicans competing to run against Rosen in the general election. Despite the primary being in June, the shift in rating indicates trouble for Rosen even before her opponent is decided.

Sam BrownTaylor also noted that Rosen is trying to distance herself from President Joe Biden because he may not be popular in the state. leads Read Taylor’s full breakdown

First-term Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen (D-NV) is up for reelection in the perennial swing state, where President Joe Biden remains unpopular.

Read Taylor’s full breakdown here.

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