Tuesday, 22 January, 2019

Democrat Gil Cisneros defeats Republican Young Kim in California's 39th District

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Jeannette Daniel | 21 November, 2018, 18:17

Commenting on the latest midterm election results, he said whatever the case, the Republicans had "a tremendous set of victories".

He'll represent the 39th District, which is based in northern Orange County and was once considered Republican holy ground. Democrats now control seven seats representing the county, four of which are pickups from Republicans.

This is the first time that Democrats have held a majority in the House in the past eight years.

Home to former Republican President Richard Nixon, the district voted for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, but has only elected one Democratic U.S. representative since its inception in 1973. It's about equally divided between Republicans, Democrats and independents, as it is with Asians, Hispanics and whites.

Cisneros, 47, a $266m lottery jackpot victor, had been in a close race with Kim in a district that has grown increasingly diverse.

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In Georgia, Democrat Carolyn Bourdeaux said last week that she meant to file a recount request in her race against Republican Representative Rob Woodall.

US President Donald Trump acknowledges the audience during a campaign rally at Elko Regional Airport in Elko, Nevada, October 20, 2018. "That should just not happen in this country", he had said.

Democrats could also look into the Trump Organization's lease for its hotel at Washington, D.C.'s Old Post Office building with the General Services Administration, and accusations that the president has possibly violated the U.S. Constitution by receiving revenue through his hotels from foreign governments. The party holds a supermajority in both chambers of the Legislature and has a 3.7-million advantage in voter registration.

In Florida, the news isn't so good for Democrats.

Official results showed that the three-term incumbent trailed Scott by more than 10,000 votes.

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