Top Five Recent Special-Election Upsets — PICTURES

Sept. 14, 2011, 10:18 a.m.

Tues­day’s vic­tory of Re­pub­lic­an Bob Turn­er in New York’s 9th Con­gres­sion­al Dis­trict — a his­tor­ic­ally Demo­crat­ic dis­trict — is just the last­est up­set in a Con­gres­sion­al spe­cial elec­tion. Along with Turn­er’s win, here are four oth­er stun­ning up­sets that have taken place in the past few years.