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 GillibrandConfirm Gary Richard Brown for the Eastern District of New York GOP shouldn't play politics with Mattis pick Dem vet lawmaker: Senate 'would be wise' to confirm Mattis 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.