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 GillibrandBipartisan senators seek to boost expertise in military justice system Mattis gaining power in Trump’s Cabinet What do Democrats stand for? 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.