Congressman Chris Collins (R-NY) has won reelection despite having been arrested by the FBI in August.
NBC News and ABC News have both declared Collins the winner in New York’s 27th congressional district.
Collins was one of President Donald Trump’s first congrssional endorsers.
He refused to resign his seat after being indicted for insider trading in August.
Republican Rep. Chris Collins, under indictment for insider trading charges, wins reelection in NY-27, per NBC News.
— Michael Del Moro (@MikeDelMoro) November 7, 2018ADVERTISEMENT
ABC News has called Chris Collins the winner in New York 27. https://t.co/fC3XYuWVGl
— FiveThirtyEight (@FiveThirtyEight) November 7, 2018