Peltola, a Democrat, has been re-elected to the US House of Representatives in Alaska

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Representative Mary Peltola reacts during a U.S. election night party in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S., Nov. 8, 2022. REUTERS/Kerry Tasker

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Alaska U.S. Representative Mary Peltola, a Democrat who was first elected in August, was re-elected to a full two-year term on Wednesday, defeating two Republicans, former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin and businessman Nick Begich. .