Staffordshire Moorlands re-elected Karen on Thursday with hugely increased majority of 10,174, which is 51% of the vote. Karen said:
"Thank you to everybody who voted for me. I am humbled by the support of so many people in Staffordshire Moorlands. It's great to have endorsement for the work I have done over the last five years and the policies I have stood on for the next five. I will continue to work hard for everyone in Staffordshire Moorlands.
"This win is a victory for hard work, positive policies for an even brighter future for our wonderful area and a rejection of the politics of hate and fear."