Projection: DeSantis wins in Florida

Florida voters elected Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis as the state’s next governor, various media outlets are reporting.

DeSantis knocked off challenger Andrew Gillum, the current mayor of Tallahassee.

Nationally, Democrats have flipped 14 seats. They need 23 seats to take control of the House; most media outlets are predicting Democrats will take control of the house.

Meanwhile, Republicans are predicted to take control of the Senate.

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