GOP Captures Another Democratic House Seat in Deep Blue State

GOP Captures Another Democratic House Seat in Deep Blue State


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Republican Young Kim defeated U.S. Rep. Gil Cisneros on Friday in a Southern California district, the second GOP candidate to snatch a Democratic-held seat in the state this year.

The contest in the 39th Congressional District anchored in Orange County was a rematch of 2018, when Cisneros was one of seven Democrats who claimed GOP-held California districts that year.

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Kim won despite President Donald Trump’s poor performance in heavily Democratic California, where he got only one-third of the votes.

In a video, Kim thanked supporters and added, “I hope we can unite and move forward to address the issues that our nation faces.”

“As an immigrant … I know that the promise of America is alive,” she said.

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