2022 United States Senate elections
The 2022 United States Senate elections will be held on November 8, 2022. Thirty-four of one hundred seats in the United States Senate will be contested in regular elections. The winners of these elections will do six-year terms from January 3, 2023 to January 3, 2029. Senators are divided into three groups, or classes. Class 3 senators were last elected in 2016. Another set of class 3 senators will be elected in 2022.
34 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate
51 seats needed for a majority
Map of the incumbents:
Republican incumbent Republican retiring
- Democrats is in control of the Senate since Democratic Vice President Kamala Harris has the ability to break ties.
- The two independent senators, Bernie Sanders and Angus King, have caucused with the Democratic Party since joining the Senate.
- Four Republican senators will be retiring and not running for reelection in 2022.