DEVELOPING: Republican Greg Murphy Wins North Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District in Special Election
Republican Greg Murphy won North Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District seat in Tuesday’s high stakes special election.
President Trump traveled to North Carolina this week and held a rally in Fayetteville to boost support for Republican candidates Greg Murphy and Dan Bishop.
Greg Murphy, a physician, defeated Democrat Allen Thomas and two others Tuesday evening to succeed the late GOP Rep. Walter Jones Jr.
With 80% of the precincts reporting, Murphy has received 60.7% of the vote for the win!
President Trump celebrated Tuesday night.
“One down, one to go – Greg Murphy is projected to win in the Great State of North Carolina!” Trump tweeted.
One down, one to go – Greg Murphy is projected to win in the Great State of North Carolina! #NC03
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 11, 2019