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 GillibrandLive coverage of Trump's inauguration Overnight Defense: Obama defends Manning commutation after backlash | Mattis clears Senate panel Senate panel approves Mattis for Defense secretary 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.