Rep. Hank Johnson wins Georgia's 4th Congressional District seat

Rep. Hank Johnson, a Democrat, has won another term representing Georgia's 4th Congressional District, beating Joe Profit, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Johnson has 78.8 percent of the vote, followed by Profit with 21.2 percent.

Johnson has represented the district in the House since 2007.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of Georgia'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 Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016 by a margin of 53.1 points. President Trump, a Republican, won Georgia by 5.1 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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