Here are the results of elections around the nation Tuesday. Not all returns were available at press time.
Senate: Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions held off Democrat Susan Parker to retain his seat.
House: There were seven House seats in contention. The GOP won four seats and was leading for a fifth. The Democrats won two seats.
Governor: Republican Sen. Frank Murkowski defeated Democratic Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer.
Senate: Republican Sen. Ted Stevens defeated Democrat Frank Vondersaar to retain his seat.
House: There was one House seat in contention.
Governor: Democrat Janet Napolitano was in a close race with Republican Matt Salmon.
House: There were eight seats in contention. Republicans won six and Democrats two.
Other: Voters approved an increase in cigarette taxes from 58 cents to $1.18 per pack.
Governor: Republican Gov. Mike Huckabee defeated Democrat Jimmie Lou Fisher.
Senate: Republican Sen. Tim Hutchinson lost his bid for a second term to Democratic Atty. Gen. Mark Pryor, son of popular former Sen. David Pryor.
House: There were four seats in contention. The incumbents won and the split remained in favor of the Democrats, 3 to 1.
Other: Voters were deciding whether to eliminate taxes on food and medicine.
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