Democrat Rep. Kweisi Mfume won re-election in Maryland's 7th Congressional District. He won a special election in April to replace the late Rep. Elijah Cummings (D), who held the seat for 23 years until his death earlier this year. Mfume won overwhelmingly with 74 percent of the vote.
Baltimore Democratic Rep. Kweisi Mfume has won his bid for a new U.S. House term Tuesday against Republican Kimberly Klacik, who raised $7 million after President Donald Trump shared her campaign video. https://t.co/emY4GwgOrQ— Capital Gazette (@capgaznews) November 4, 2020
Democratic incumbent Congressman Kweisi Mfume will retain his position in the U.S. House representing Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, fending off a well-funded challenge from GOP newcomer Kim Klacik.https://t.co/kXiUL25ZXk— ABC 7 News - WJLA (@ABC7News) November 4, 2020
Despite that, she wished Mfume luck and told him to be prepared to be held accountable.
We gave it our best shot! So proud of my team. It’s sad someone that doesn’t lift a finger could win a congressional seat just by name, but this is not the end.— Kimberly Klacik (@kimKBaltimore) November 4, 2020
This is still a win. Congratulations @Mfume4Congress. Prepare to be held accountable like never before. Thx CD7! https://t.co/u7SGe10vKB