Rep. Vicente Gonzalez wins Texas's 15th Congressional District seat

Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, a Democrat, has won another term representing Texas' 15th Congressional District, beating Tim Westley, a Republican.

With all precincts reporting, Gonzalez has 59.7 percent of the vote, followed by Westley with 38.8 percent.

Gonzalez has represented the district in the House since 2017.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of Texas'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 16.6 points. President Trump, a Republican, won Texas by nine 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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