Rep. Elaine Luria, a moderate Democrat mentions

being Jewish and seeing her reputation rise as a member

of the House committee in charge of the inquiry into the

Capitol incident on January 6, lost her reelection campaign in a swing seat in Virginia.

Jen Kiggans, a former Navy helicopter pilot, defeated former

Navy commander Luria in a tight contest on Tuesday.

The 2nd District of Virginia, located along the central coast, is home

to a sizable Navy installation and a sizable veteran community.