Nov 5, 2014 1:11 PM by News Staff
Congressman Doug LaMalfa easily won a second term in the district 1 congressional race, while Congressman John Garamendi narrowly edged out challenger Dan Logue in the U.S. House of Representatives District 3 race.
In the race for the district 1 seat Congressman Doug LaMalfa, a rice farmer from Butte County, easily beat out Nevada County Democrat Heidi Hall with 62 percent of the vote.
The district 3 race was a much closer contest, but the incumbent also prevailed. Demorcrat John Garamendi returns to Capitol Hill after netting 52.7 percent of the vote in his race against Dan Logue.