US Elections 2016: Republicans win the House of Representatives

The Republicans bagged 221 seats in the House as compared to Democrats' tally of 163.

The Republican Party on Tuesday won the House of Representatives in the US Elections, bagging 221 seats as compared to the Democrats’ tally of 163.

The House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress. The Republicans have been in control of the House since 2011.

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