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Bishop overtakes House in U.S. House of Rep. 3rd District race

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Results are in for the U.S. House of Representatives race in the 3rd Congressional District. With all the counties reporting, Incumbent Sanford Bishop won with 64% of the votes, while challenger John House raked in 36% of the votes. The multi-county seat covers 29 counties in Georgia.

Voters in Muscogee County for the most part favored Incumbent Sanford Bishop. Here is a breakdown of the results in Muscogee County only:  

U.S. House of Representatives 3rd Congressional District (21 of 21 precincts reporting)
Sanford Bishop   72%
John House        28%

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