Breaking: Linda McMahon Wins CT Republican Primary For US Senate

Lynn KincheloeContributor IAugust 10, 2010

LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 3:  WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and his wife Linda McMahon, CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., attend the 134th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3, 2008 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jeff Gentner/Getty Images)
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Fox News is calling the GOP Primary for the US Senate seat in Connecticut for Linda McMahon with approximately 50% of the votes tallied. McMahon currently leads with 48.3% of the vote over Peter Schiff and former Representative Rob Simmons.

McMahon moves on to face the Democratic nominee Richard Blumenthal, currently the State's Attorney General.

Stay tuned for updates as warranted.