Sharice Davids wins Kansas's 3rd Congressional District seat

Rep. Kevin Yoder, a Republican, has lost a bid for reelection in Kansas' 3rd Congressional District to Sharice Davids, a Democrat.

With all precincts reporting, Davids has 53.6 percent of the vote, followed by Yoder with 43.9 percent.

Yoder 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 Kansas'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 1.2 points. President Trump, a Republican, won Kansas by 20.4 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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