Incumbent Republican US Rep. Matt Gaetz has been re-elected to the House in Florida

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(AP) — Incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz has been re-elected to the House from Florida.
Gaetz defeated Democrat Jennifer Zimmerman on Tuesday in Florida’s 1st District, which stretches from Pensacola across much of the western Florida Panhandle. Zimmerman is a pediatrician who is originally from the Philippines.
Gaetz previously served as a state representative in the Florida House. He is a strong supporter of President Donald Trump and is a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. Gaetz was first elected to Congress in 2016.

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