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Democrats will flip New York seat, CNN projects, further shrinking House GOP majority

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Democrats to Flip Republican’s House Seat

Democrat Tom Suozzi is projected to win the special election in New York’s 3rd Congressional District, succeeding Republican Rep. George Santos. This victory will further decrease the House GOP’s narrow majority. Suozzi emphasized bipartisan solutions during his campaign, aiming to unite a divided country. His Republican opponent, Mazi Pilip, conceded the race and congratulated Suozzi. Although this win won’t affect control of the House, it could impact upcoming legislative battles. The election outcome may also provide insights for the fall races.