U.S. Rep. Dan Maffei (D) concedes Ann Marie Buerkle (R) in New York’s 25th Congressional District

U.S. Rep. Solomon P. Ortiz (D) concedes to Blake Farenthold (R) in Texas’ 27th Congressional District 

…and there are still a few more to be decided.  The election tsunami continues.

** UPDATE **
At the state level, 13 Democrats have switched to the Republican party.

The main issue with defections are that they’re typically conservative-leaning moderates.  The bad word here is ‘moderates’.  So, while this is good news for a conservative-leaning political caucus, it also means that infighting is guaranteed.