Rep. Garland "Andy" Barr wins Kentucky's 6th Congressional District seat

Rep. Garland "Andy" Barr, a Republican, has won another term representing Kentucky's 6th Congressional District, beating Amy McGrath, a Democrat.

With all precincts reporting, Barr has 51 percent of the vote, followed by McGrath with 47.8 percent.

Barr has represented the district in the House since 2013.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of Kentucky's House seats have been decided; Republicans have held five seats, while Democrats have held one.

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 15.3 points. Trump won Kentucky by 29.8 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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