The Seattle Times is now calling the Washington Senate race for Sen. Patty Murray (D).
The paper tweeted a few minutes ago:
Breaking: Sen. Patty Murray has defeated Republican challenger Dino Rossi. Murray’s victory gives Democrats 53 seats in the Senate.
Here’s the paper’s report.
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