Democrat Schatz re-elected to US Senate from Hawaii

  • Hawaii state Rep. Bob McDermott, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, speaks in front of a state veterans memorial in Honolulu, Oct. 25, 2022. Democratic incumbent Sen. Brian Schatz is facing McDermott in the race to represent deep blue Hawaii in Washington. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

  • FILE - Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool, File)

HONOLULU — Incumbent U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, a Democrat, on Tuesday was re-elected to another six-year term, defeating Republican state Rep. Bob McDermott.