State Rep. William Tong, D-Stamford, announces he is dropping out of the race for U.S. Senate as his daughter Eleanor stands by his side, at a news conference at Goodwin College in East Hartford, ... more 
State Rep. William Tong, D-Stamford, announces he is dropping out of the race for U.S. Senate as his daughter Eleanor stands by his side, at a news conference at Goodwin College in East Hartford, Conn., Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Tong said he is throwing his support behind one-time rival U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jessica Hill
Tue, May 1, 2012 2:55 PM EDT