Warren projected as winner of MA Senate race


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WELCOME TO OUR LIVE TEAM
COMING OF DECISION 2012.
THE POLLS HAVE CLOSED, BEEN
CLOSED FOR A WHILE.
WE KNOW THAT SOME BIG CHANGES
ARE IN STORE FOR MASSACHUSETTS.
JUST WITHIN THE LAST HOUR,
NBC NEWS MADE SOME PRETTY BIG
PROJECTIONS IN THE RACE FOR U.S.
SENATE HERE IN MASSACHUSETTS,
SAYING ELIZABETH WARREN HAS
TAKEN THE SENATE SEAT FROM SCOTT
BROWN, A RACE THAT HAS NATIONAL
IMPLICATIONS, MAY DETERMINE
WHICH PARTY GAINS CONTROL OF THE
SENATE.
LET'S GO TO JULI MCDONALD,
LIVE AT ELIZABETH WARREN'S
VICTORY PARTY RIGHT NOW.
WELL, YOU CAN IMAGINE THE
ENERGY IN THIS ROOM RIGHT NOW.
GOVERNOR PATRICK HAS JUST TAKEN
THE STAGE TO TALK TO ELIZABETH
WARREN SUPPORTERS AND IS SAYING
THAT THIS IS NOT JUST A WIN FOR
ELIZABETH WARREN, IT IS A WIN
FOR ALL THE PEOPLE IN THIS ROOM,
SAYING THAT ELIZABETH WARREN WON
THIS RACE BECAUSE OF THE
SUPPORTERS HERE TONIGHT.
THEY KNOCKED ON DOORS, MADE
PHONE CALLS, GOT PEOPLE TO
ENGAGE IN THIS RACE AND ENGAGE
IN THEIR GOVERNMENT.
HE SAID THAT IT'S PROOF THAT THE
GRASSROOTS MATTER.
NOW WE KNOW THIS HAS BEEN ONE OF
THE HOTTEST, MOST CLOSELY
WATCHED RACES IN THE COUNTRY.
WARREN IS THE PROJECTED WINNER
OF THE RACE AND IT'S A RACE THAT
HAS ALSO NOW MADE HISTORY.
ELIZABETH WARREN IS THE FIRST
WOMAN IN MASSACHUSETTS HISTORY
TO BE ELECTED TO THE U.S.
SENATE.
AS YOU CAN SEE, GOVERNOR PATRICK
IS TALKING RIGHT FOUL.
WE'RE STILL WAITING TO HEAR FROM
SENATOR JOHN KERRY AND OF COURSE
THE NEW U.S. SENATOR, ELIZABETH
WARREN.
PRESUMABLY, A MUCH MORE LOW
KEY ALSO MERE AT SCOTT BROWN
PARTY HEADQUARTERS IN BOSTON.
LETS CHECK IN WITH 22 NEWS NOOSE
REPORTER RYAN WALSH STANDING BY
IN BOSTON.
WE HAVEN'T SEEN SENATOR
BROWN.
WE ARE ANTICIPATING HIS
CONCESSION SPEECH AT THIS POINT.
WITHIN THE LAST 10 MINUTES OR
SO, THE HOUSE BAND STOPPED
PLAYING, BROKE DOWN THEIR SET.
NOW THEY ARE SETTING UP AS YOU
CAN SEE THE PODIUM FOR SCOTT
BROWN.
IT COULD HAPPEN ANY MINUTE HERE
AS WE ARE AWAITING A SCOTT BROWN
CONCESSION SPEECH HERE AT THE
PARK PLAZA HOTEL IN BOSTON.
WE'LL BE RIGHT BACK HERE I
BELIEVE WHEN SCOTT BROWN MAKES
THAT CONCESSION SPEECH.
RYAN WALSH, 22 NEWS.
LET'S TAKE A LOOK AT THAT MAP
WE'VE BEEN FOLLOWING FOR THE
SENATE RACE.
YOU CAN SEE THE RESULTS COME IN
COUNTY BY COUNTY.
MASSACHUSETTS PRO DOMINANTLY
BLUE THERE, ELIZABETH WARREN THE
PROJECTED WINNER.
YOU CAN FIND THIS AT WWLP.COM.
BALLOT QUESTION THREE, NBC
NEWS PROJECTING WILL PASS,
MEANING PEOPLE WITH DEBILITATING
CONDITIONS WILL BE ABLE TO USE
MEDICAL MARIJUANA, THE RESULTS
63% YES SO FAR.
BALLOT QUESTION TWO VERY
CONTROVERSIAL AND A MUCH CLOSER
VOTE, WHETHER DOCTORS SHOULD BE
ABLE TO PRESCRIBE LIFE ENDING
MEDICATIONS.
THE NOS ARE 51%, THE YESES AT
49%, TOO CLOSE TO DAHL JUST NOW.
EASY CALL, INCUMBENT BEN SWAN
HOLDS ON TO HIS SEAT, DEFEATING
NORMANNAL VERY.
DEMOCRATIC AARON VEGA HAS
DESEATED JERRY HOBART.
BIG CHANGES ON THE WAY FOR
MASSACHUSETTS, KEEP IT HERE TO
22 NEWS.AND REPUBLICAN