That's nothing new.
But as we go forward, keep these facts in mind to make your journey easier.
Cannon is 1) an incumbent and was 2) running against a political rookie and unknown 3) who received telephone support from George and Laura Bush in the 4) most Republican state in the union and (5) whose brother Joe is Utah Republican Party Chairman who (6) did not as he is legally required to remain neutral. And Cannon, as usual, (7) received substantial funding from pro-immigration groups during his campaign's last week
Vote total for Cannon= 55 percent.
Given #1-7, that's the best Cannon can do?