Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, is hugged by his daughter, Liz, as they celebrate at the Ohio Democratic party election night celebration Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio.

 

              Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, is hugged by his daughter, Liz, as they celebrate at the Ohio Democratic party election night celebration  Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio.
Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, is hugged by his daughter, Liz, as they celebrate at the Ohio Democratic party election night celebration Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio. Brown defeated GOP challenger Josh Mandel, the state treasurer. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
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