Rep. David B. McKinley wins West Virginia's 1st Congressional District seat

Rep. David B. McKinley, a Republican, has won another term representing West Virginia's 1st Congressional District, beating Kendra Fershee, a Democrat.

With all precincts reporting, McKinley has 64.6 percent of the vote, followed by Fershee with 35.4 percent.

McKinley has represented the district in the House since 2011.

Democrats have gained a majority in the House, with 235 seats in the next Congress. All of West Virginia's House seats have been decided; Republicans have held three 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 President Trump, a Republican, in 2016 by a margin of 41.6 points. Trump won West Virginia by 41.7 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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