Rep. Scott R. Tipton wins Colorado's 3rd Congressional District seat

Rep. Scott R. Tipton, a Republican, has won another term representing Colorado's 3rd Congressional District, beating Diane Mitsch Bush, a Democrat.

With all precincts reporting, Tipton has 51.5 percent of the vote, followed by Mitsch Bush with 43.6 percent.

Tipton has represented the district in the House since 2011.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of Colorado's House seats have been decided; one switched hands, going to Democrats.

The number of votes cast for Democrats in House races has increased 55.0 percent from the 2014 midterms, compared with an increase of 25.6 percent for Republicans.

The district went for President Trump, a Republican, in 2016 by a margin of 11.9 points. Democrat Hillary Clinton won Colorado by 4.9 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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