Democratic candidate, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., gestures during a debate against Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon in Hartford, Conn., Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. T

 

              Democratic candidate, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., gestures during a debate against Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon in Hartford, Conn., Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. T
Democratic candidate, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., gestures during a debate against Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon in Hartford, Conn., Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. The two are vying for the Senate seat now held by Joe Lieberman, an independent who's retiring. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)