Rep. Jim Langevin wins Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional District seat

Rep. Jim Langevin, a Democrat, has won another term representing Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional District, beating Salvatore Caiozzo, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Langevin has 63.6 percent of the vote, followed by Caiozzo with 36.4 percent.

Langevin has represented the district in the House since 2001.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. Both of Rhode Island's House seats have been decided; Democrats have held two seats.

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 6.9 points. Clinton won Rhode Island by 15.5 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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