A Race That's Key to Democrats' Chances of Holding the House Has Been Called
Republican incumbent Rep. David Schweikert held onto his seat, defeating his Democrat opponent Jevin Hodge in Arizona’s 1st Congressional District.
Schweikert gained the lead after votes from Maricopa County were updated on Sunday evening.
Decision Desk HQ projects Rep. David Schweikert (R) wins re-election to the U.S. House in Arizona's 1st Congressional District.#DecisionMade: 10:01pm EST
The results are a blow to Democrats hoping to hold on to a narrow House majority, according to Dave Wasserman, U.S. House editor of The Cook Political Report.
The results from Arizona's 1st Congressional District plus...