Rep. Daniel Kildee wins Michigan's 5th Congressional District seat

Rep. Daniel Kildee, a Democrat, has won another term representing Michigan's 5th Congressional District, beating Travis Wines, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Kildee has 59.5 percent of the vote, followed by Wines with 35.9 percent.

Kildee 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 Michigan'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 4.3 points. President Trump, a Republican, won Michigan by 0.2 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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