How Latino Candidates Fared in Tuesday's Election

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There were 28 Latino/as running for reelection to the U.S. Congress. Of those, four lost their seats: Jim Costa (D) CA-20, Pete Gallego (D) TX-23, Joe Garcia (D) FL-26 and Raul Ruiz (D) CA-36.

On the bright side, there were 10 Latinos running for Congress for the first time, and five of them won: Ruben Gallego (D) AZ-7, Pete Aguilar (D) CA-31, Norma Torres (D) CA-35, Alex Mooney (R) WV-2 and Carlos Currbelo (R) FL-26.

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