UPDATE 10:02 PM
The Mississippi Senate election update results show 45 seats for the Republicans and 35 seats for the Democrats.
So far, Republican Roger Wicker is leading the polls with 56.1% of votes against Democrat David Baria with 41.2% of votes.
The Republican Party will need a total of 51 seats for control.
UPDATE 12:02 PM
With no candidate getting 50% of the vote, Mississippi’s race for Senate is tied up between Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith and Democrat Mike Espy.
On November 27th the candidates will compete in a runoff.