Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi has gained the Democratic major from Illinois with a decisive mandate, efficiently overcoming a extremely communal marketing campaign run by his opponent Junaid Ahmed.
Mr Krishnamoorthi, who may be very well-liked within the eighth Congressional District of Illinois, defeated Junaid Ahmed with over 71 per cent of the votes.
“I’m honoured that the Democratic major voters in Illinois’ eighth Congressional District voted in an awesome and decisive vogue in help of my re-election marketing campaign for Congress,” Mr Krishnamoorthi stated.
“My constituents need peace, progress and prosperity. In Congress, I’ve for the center class, for ladies’s reproductive rights, and in opposition to inflation and rising fuel costs. I’ll proceed to work tirelessly to handle these points within the necessary months forward,” he stated.
“We now flip our consideration to November, the place our basic freedoms and human rights are on the poll,” Mr Krishnamoorthi stated.
The three-term Congressman faces Republican Chris Dargis within the November eight normal elections.
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