GOP strategist Mike Murphy became the latest Republican to say that Democrat Scott Murphy will hold on and win the special election against Republican Jim Tedisco in the upstate special election for Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandThe Hill’s Whip List: 30 Dems are against Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Senators demand Pentagon action after nude photo scandal Chelsea Clinton to be honored by Variety, Lifetime MORE's (D) former House seat.

Murphy tweeted:
Lost my Kreskin cred in NY20. D's are gonna hold seat. I thought AB's would break R and elect Tedisco by a hair. How wrong I was.