Rep. Ander Crenshaw, R-Jacksonville, has been declared the winner in his campaign against independent candidate Troy Stanley, according to The New York Times.

When word of the victory was announced at the election night party of Republican Party Chairman and state Senate candidate John Thrasher, the crowd began chanting, “GOP! GOP!”

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