Toomey Perseveres Against McGinty in Senate’s Most Expensive Race
The nation’s most expensive Senate race ended with Republican incumbent Sen. Pat Toomey defeating Democrat Katie McGinty in Pennsylvania.
Toomey won the race by a two-point margin with 49 percent of the vote to McGinty’s 47 percent, according to the Associated Press.
Toomey faced an uphill reelection fight after capturing the Senate seat in the 2010 Tea Party wave. Democrats held a nearly one million member registered voter advantage over the Republican Party in April 2016, the most recent data available, as the campaign kicked off. – READ MORE