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New Member: Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester Wins Delaware House Seat
Becomes first woman and African-American to represent state in House

Lisa Blunt Rochester will be the first woman and African-American elected to Congress from Delaware. (Simone Pathe/CQ Roll Call)

Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester will defeat Republican Hans Reigle in Delaware’s at-large congressional district, The Associated Press projects. 

Blunt Rochester led Reigle 56 percent to 40 percent with 66 percent of precincts reporting.