Chris Murphy beats Linda McMahon in Ct. Senate

Democratic Rep. Chris Murphy beat former WWE executive Linda McMahon in Connecticut's Senate race.

The Republican businesswoman self-funded tens of millions of dollars for her second straight Senate race in a row. This cycle, she had a fighting chance. But the fundamentals always favored Murphy in this blue state. 

Rachel Weiner covers local politics for The Washington Post.
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