BREAKING: Projected winner announced in special election for NC’s 3rd District

SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

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As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News App offers the following information published by TheHill.com:

Republican state Rep. Greg Murphy is projected to win the special election Tuesday in North Carolina’s 3rd District for a seat vacated following the death of Republican Rep. Walter Jones Jr. earlier this year.

Murphy bested Democrat Allen Thomas, the former mayor of Greenville, in the coastal North Carolina district by about 20 points with 75 percent of the district’s precincts reporting.

The article goes on to state the following:

The district, which backed President Trump over Hillary Clinton by over 23 points in 2016, was expected to remain in Republican hands.

“One down, one to go – Greg Murphy is projected to win in the Great State of North Carolina! #NC03,” Trump wrote in celebration on Twitter.

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