Confetti falls on Democratic U.S. Rep. Edward Markey, holding hands with his wife, Dr. Susan Blumenthal, as they celebrate his victory in the Massachusetts special election for the U.S.

 

              Confetti falls on Democratic U.S. Rep. Edward Markey, holding hands with his wife, Dr. Susan Blumenthal, as they celebrate his victory in the Massachusetts special election for the U.S.
Confetti falls on Democratic U.S. Rep. Edward Markey, holding hands with his wife, Dr. Susan Blumenthal, as they celebrate his victory in the Massachusetts special election for the U.S. Senate at his campaign party Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in Boston. Markey defeated Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez for the Senate seat vacated by Secretary of State John Kerry. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)