Markey Ousts Musgrave in Colorado

Posted November 5, 2008 at 12:15am

Rep. Marilyn Musgrave (R-Colo.) became the seventh House Republican to lose re-election Tuesday night, being tossed out in a landslide.

With 79 percent reporting, former Senate aide Betsy Markey (D) was ahead of Musgrave 56 percent to 44 percent and the Associated Press had called the race for the Democrat.