Rep. Mike Quigley wins Illinois's 5th Congressional District seat

Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat, has won another term representing Illinois' 5th Congressional District, beating Tom Hanson, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Quigley has 76.7 percent of the vote, followed by Hanson with 23.3 percent.

Quigley has represented the district in the House since 2009.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of Illinois's House seats have been decided; two switched hands, all 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 46 points. Clinton won Illinois by 16.9 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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