Fitzpatrick wins reelection in Pennsylvania

Fitzpatrick wins reelection in Pennsylvania
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Rep. Brian FitzpatrickBrian K. FitzpatrickDivided citizenry and government — a call to action for common ground OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Down ballot races carry environmental implications | US officially exits Paris climate accord  Fitzpatrick wins reelection in Pennsylvania MORE (R-Pa.) is projected to win reelection Wednesday, beating Democratic challenger Christina Finello to continue representing Pennsylvania’s 1st Congressional District. 

The district includes Bucks County and other parts of the suburbs north of Philadelphia. Fitzpatrick was first elected in 2016. He is a moderate Republican and is often considered one of the most bipartisan members of Congress.

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonFederal workers stuck it out with Trump — now, we're ready to get back to work Biden soars as leader of the free world Intercept DC bureau chief says Biden picks are 'same people' from Obama years MORE won his district by 2 percentage points in 2016 and Fitzpatrick was one of two House GOP incumbents in 2020 running in a district Clinton won, alongside Rep. John KatkoJohn Michael KatkoRundown of the House seats Democrats, GOP flipped on Election Day Republicans who could serve in a Biden government Fitzpatrick wins reelection in Pennsylvania MORE (R-N.Y.).

Fitzpatrick is a former FBI agent who replaced his brother, former Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, when he retired from Congress. Mike Fitzpatrick died in January from melanoma.