Democratic candidate Kari Lerner of Chester won a special New Hampshire House election in Rockingham County on Tuesday.
Lerner defeated Republican former state Representative James Headd of Auburn by 39 votes.
Headd has requested a recount. It will be Tuesday, 10 a.m., at the State Archives building in Concord.
The election took place in District 4, which has 20 percent more registered Republicans than Democrats, according to the New Hampshire Democratic Party. President Donald Trump won the district by 23 points.