Rep. Mark Takano wins California's 41st Congressional District seat

Rep. Mark Takano, a Democrat, has won another term representing California's 41st Congressional District, beating Aja Smith, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Takano has 61.8 percent of the vote, followed by Smith with 38.2 percent.

Takano has represented the district in the House since 2013.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 232 seats in the next Congress. All of California's House seats have been decided; six switched hands, all going to Democrats.

The number of votes cast for Democrats in House races has increased 48.0 percent from the 2014 midterms, compared with an increase of 23.5 percent for Republicans.

The district went for Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016 by a margin of 27.9 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.

The story must be told.
Your subscription supports journalism that matters.
Read stories based on reporting for “Trump Revealed,” a broad, comprehensive biography of the life of the president.
Close
Now Playing