Linda McMahonGail Collins

Collins looks at the political situation in Connecticut, where Republicans hope to win a 51st Senate seat. She looks at the credentials of businesswoman Republican Linda McMahon, who helped build her family’s World Wrestling Entertainment business into a sports empire but cannot make a political stand, and Democrat Richard Blumenthal, the state attorney general there who has demonstrated a commitment to job creation. Collins also looks at the recent debate there and what the candidates have promised.

Collins is a New York Times columnist.

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