Democrat Sherrod Brown Defeats Josh Mandel In Ohio

National Journal:

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, earned a second term on Tuesday, defeating the youthful Republican state treasurer, Josh Mandel, in a race marked by a massive influx of outside spending. The Associated Press called the race with just 16 percent of precincts in the state reporting; Brown led Mandel at the time, 54 percent to 41 percent.