Republican challenger David Valadao defeated Democratic incumbent T.J. Cox in the 21st congressional district of California.
Valadao's win marks the third House seat from California flipped to the Republicans in the 2020 election.
All three California seats flipped by the Republicans this year were the same seats lost by Republicans to the Democratic Party in 2018.
Valadao was previously unseated by then-challenger T.J. Cox by fewer than 900 votes in the 2018 midterm elections.
🔦 Republicans flipped 12 House seats this year, netting a gain of nine additional seats.