Murphy Defeats McMahon In Bitter Senate Race In CT
Description:After Connecticut's most expensive campaign ever, voters on Tuesday chose Democrat Chris Murphy as the state's newest U.S. Senator, once again rejecting multimillionaire former wrestling executive Linda McMahon, the Republican nominee.
McMahon sunk nearly $44 million of her vast fortune in her quest to win the open seat -- on top of the $50 million she spent on her unsuccessful 2010 Senate bid -- but all that money was unable overcome her persistently high negative poll ratings.(3:08)