Martha Coakley Beat by Republican Scott Brown.

Martha Coakley Beat by Republican Scott Brown.

Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate seat, Martha Coakley, speaks at the Sheraton in Boston, Massachusetts on January 19, 2010. Coakley ran against Repubulican State Senator Scott Brown in a special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat left empty by the death of Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass. UPI/Ryan T. Conaty