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How to watch election night 2019

Posted November 5, 2019 12:41 p.m. EST

— Voters on Tuesday will decide the next governors of Kentucky and Mississippi, and the makeup of the Virginia legislature. Follow along with live updates on the races on CNN.com.

Kentucky governor's race

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is running against Democrat Andy Beshear, the state's attorney general.

Polls close at 6 p.m. local time.

Mississippi governor's race

Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, a Republican, is running against Attorney General Jim Hood, a Democrat.

Polls close at 8 p.m. ET.

Virginia legislature

All 140 seats in the state legislature are on the ballot Tuesday. Republicans control the House of Delegates with 51 seats to Democrats' 48, and the state Senate with 20 seats to Democrats' 19, with one vacancy in each chamber.

Polls close at 7 p.m. ET.

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