Rep. Julia Brownley wins California's 26th Congressional District seat

Rep. Julia Brownley, a Democrat, has won another term representing California's 26th Congressional District, beating Antonio Sabato, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Brownley has 60.9 percent of the vote, followed by Sabato with 39.1 percent.

Brownley has represented the district in the House since 2013.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 231 seats in the next Congress. In California, 52 of 53 House seats have been decided; five switched hands, all going to Democrats.

The number of votes cast for Democrats in House races has increased 47.9 percent from the 2014 midterms, compared with an increase of 23.4 percent for Republicans.

The district went for Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016 by a margin of 21.4 points. Clinton won California by 30 points.

Data is from the Associated Press. This story may be updated if more information becomes available. It is powered by Heliograf, The Post's artificial intelligence system.

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