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Alan Grayson, the Jewish former congressman from Florida who campaigned against the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan but has voted with Republicans on fiscal restraint measures, has won Florida’s 9th Congressional District House seat. A Democrat and Harvard-trained attorney, Grayson is a multi-millionaire who made his fortune in the telecommunications industry.

It’s Grayson’s second nonconsecutive term in the House. He served in 2008-10 as a representative from Florida’s 8th Congressional District. With 91% of the votes counted, Grayson won the district 61-38 against Republican Todd Long.

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