GOP US Rep. Harold Rogers wins 21st term in Kentucky

Published: Nov. 3, 2020 at 6:46 PM EST
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Republican U.S. Rep. Harold Rogers defeated Democratic challenger Matthew Ryan Best on Tuesday to win his 21st term in the Appalachian area of southeastern Kentucky.

Rogers is Kentucky’s longest-serving politician in congress, having represented the state’s 5th district since 1981.

He currently serves as the dean of the Kentucky’s congressional delegation, which includes five Republicans and one Democrat.

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