Raskin defeated Cox by a 59-36 percent margin in the state’s 8th congressional district.
“Honored beyond words and ecstatic to be elected your next congressman,” tweeted Raskin.
— Jamie Raskin (@jamie_raskin) November 9, 2016
In the state’s 4th congressional district, former Lieutenant Gov. Anthony Brown easily defeated Republican George McDermott in the race to succeed outgoing Congresswoman Donna Edwards. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and Congressmen Elijah Cummings, John Delaney, John Sarbanes, C.A. “Dutch” Ruppersberger and Andy Harris also won re-election.