Jeff Denham, shown on election night, has conceded in the congressional race against Josh Harder.
Jeff Denham, shown on election night, has conceded in the congressional race against Josh Harder. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
Jeff Denham, shown on election night, has conceded in the congressional race against Josh Harder. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Kate Irby is based in Washington, D.C. and reports on issues important to McClatchy’s California newspapers, including the Sacramento Bee, Fresno Bee and Modesto Bee. She previously reported on breaking news in D.C., politics in Florida for the Bradenton Herald and politics in Ohio for the Cleveland Plain Dealer.