POLITICS

Mark Amodei Midterm Election Results

Rep. Mark Amodei (R-Nev.) defeated Independent American candidate Janine Hansen in the state's 2nd District Tuesday.

Amodei was first elected in a special election in 2011 to fill the seat vacated by now-Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.).

Hansen was cited in a Southern Poverty Law Center report after she called rancher Cliven Bundy a "hero."

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