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11/04/2014 08:52 pm ET

Scott Rigell Defeats Suzanne Patrick In 2014 Midterm Elections

US Repiblican Representative from Virginia Scott Rigell talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on September 1, 2013
US Repiblican Representative from Virginia Scott Rigell talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington on September 1, 2013 after a closed members-only security briefing on Syria. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington has proof the Syrian regime used sarin gas in a deadly Damascus attack, as he backed the US administration's call for Congress to approve military strikes. After President Barack Obama asked lawmakers Saturday to vote for punitive military action against the Syrian regime, Kerry warned the world cannot turn a blind eye to chemical weapons use. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. Scott Rigell (R-Va.) beat Democrat Suzanne Patrick in Tuesday's midterm election.

Rigell, who represents Virginia's 2nd congressional district, was first elected to the U.S. Congress in 2010. Patrick is a retired commander in the U.S. Navy Reserves.

Below, live updates on midterm news from around the nation:

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