Rep. John Katko wins New York's 24th Congressional District seat

Rep. John Katko, a Republican, has won another term representing New York's 24th Congressional District, beating Dana Balter, a Democrat.

With all precincts reporting, Katko has 52.6 percent of the vote, followed by Balter with 47.4 percent.

Katko has represented the district in the House since 2015.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of New York's House seats have been decided; three 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 3.6 points. Clinton won New York by 22.5 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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