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Maxwell -- a great reception what a great crowd.
And I bet they can hear this sharing all the way in Washington.
They're paying close attention because tonight the independent voice -- Massachusetts.
-- spoke again.
From the very upstairs to god and from Springfield to get them all though but as of this moment welcome to find the expert.
Tonight the independent majority has delivered a great victory.
The people of not just NASCAR.
Are -- to me as your next United States senator.
Well that's not bad I will give -- all.
That is in me to serve you well and made you proud.
-- -- -- Honor -- -- -- senate seat ought to know one person.
No one political party and -- that type -- floor and you heard it today and you'll hear it.
I -- this ends up being closed -- I'm not just got to enter in general -- senator Paul Kirk and he has complete.
-- -- -- -- -- -- Okay.
I thought that I spoke to senator correcting it was very gracious he sat there and help in the transition.
He welcomes me as soon as they -- get there.
I want to thank -- from the bottom.
I'm very much the people look at you know by their -- have now -- the office themselves and I'm ready to go to Washington would -- -- Thank you also want to thank my.
Much -- -- -- all of you congratulations.
-- -- -- The -- thank you -- This special election came about because we -- Lost someone very very -- to Massachusetts.
And -- America.
Senator Ted Kennedy was a tireless worker and a big -- public servant.
And for most of this lifetime -- up boards like no other in this state.
I made was to his wife Vicki.
And I told her that his name always command the affection and respect by the people of Massachusetts.
And I said we -- the same about her.
There's no replacing a man like that but tonight.
I honor the memory.
And I pledge to beat the very best and try to be a worthy successor to the late Senator Kennedy.
-- And when I sat down one night at the dinner table might -- -- that would.
-- we would run a race at which would make all of us proud.
-- -- I kept my -- and we ran a clean issues.
-- -- First -- Asked for a lot of help because I knew it was going to be be against the machine.
-- It was an us against the machine.
And tonight we have -- and everybody now that.
You know other -- seeing.
Mom and dad my Brothers and sisters and so many family members are here -- -- means a lot to me and I thank them very much.
And once again before I go any further.
Before I go any further I want to introduce somebody very very special to me I haven't seen match -- haven't seen much more on the campaign trail.
-- like dangers in my -- yeah.
What else can join me on the campaign trail because that work as a -- -- TV journalists.
I will let you know those secret.
-- -- -- I see him stay neutral today.
She actually voted for the -- Yeah love and support and at about two.
Lovely daughters so I -- -- Taylor and Arianna for their help it.
In case anybody who's watching throughout the country -- they're both available.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- Okay.
-- -- Get in trouble when I get.
Are -- -- -- -- at future studies that premed at Syracuse them because she's been.
-- -- -- To this campaign and has always.
Her sister and her and Taylor have been that.
And -- -- -- -- been a joy to -- and me and we're so grateful to them both for their their professionalism and their their love and excitement and zest for life.
And even -- her campaign performances.
In front of millions of people you very -- -- voice already had American Idol and -- I.
The Boston College basketball player many fans know that she's also pretty good in the court.
-- -- good when I spoke to the president tonight.
I had the president.
You know because he has a couple of basketball courts there.
But as good for the president the first -- has said would you like me to drive the truck down a Washington tickets.
And I say Mr.
President you like basketball so it's not ally once you figure.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Okay.
And and unfortunately.
Had a good sense -- -- and I slept but I really do appreciate.
Obviously speaking as Senator Kerry and senator -- in the governor.
And the president no laws about votes and not very thankful for them coming out in and out calling in reaching out so we could.
-- talking about other people's business and I'm grateful for all dogs come across Massachusetts who can't wrote.
For -- even when it was a longshot and I especially want to thank -- very special friend with who who was encouragement from the beginning.
I -- show me the way and show us the way to victory in that is former governor Mitt Romney thank -- Okay.
I like to Washington after a few months ago I'll never got the help of another -- took the time to be let me.
You told me that I could actually win any game -- the competence bought up by.
It was it was also characteristic of it.
Great American a true hero.
It's an I don't want to thank my new colleague Senator John McCain.
Like this when so many people mark your name on a statewide ballot.
You think back to the first people who gave you a chance and believed.
And for the trust they placed in me and for all they have taught me.
I want to thank my neighbors and friends of my senate district and especially in my hometown of rent them.
The content -- do that all America.
-- -- -- started right here with all of you.
Let me tell you when I first got the feeling something big was happening in this campaign.
There's one I was drunk driving along at a at a Rhode Island central Massachusetts.
And that -- -- my truck yes.
It has -- 201000.
And I don't think that I do things -- really started to collect -- -- are.
-- handmade Scott Brown yard sign.
That I actually hadn't put their myself.
Campaign -- -- was destined for great to think that any of us knew.
And the message went far beyond you know this time that was their place in the snow.
And I'll start of the me my truck in a very few amount of dedicated volunteers.
However it ended within Air Force One making an emergency run to Logan.
I didn't love and the president game hearings and then criticize me and and talked about you know some I think they disagreed -- -- but.
And it's -- when he started to criticize my truck that's right -- -- -- But this race we have the machine scared and scrambling and and and for them it's just the beginning of an -- Election year filled with many many surprises I can tell -- Or.
Across this great land.
And when there's trouble in Massachusetts.
Rest is what this trouble everywhere and they know it.
And every corner of us -- I'm not let people look them in the eyes shook -- hand and hasn't been that boat.
I didn't hear I didn't care about party affiliation.
I Nagin meant they didn't worry about mine it was simply -- shared conviction that brought us all together for that I'm very thankful.
-- -- They traveled throughout the state.
People do not want the trillion dollar health care plan that has -- And -- That is being -- on the American people and this bill is not being debated openly and barely.
It'll raise taxes.
It'll raise taxes and hurt Medicare it'll destroy jobs and run our nation deeper into debt.
The crap about because it's not.
-- about state.
It's just not gonna grab but it's not in the inches -- state and -- country and we can do better.
When I've traveled throughout the state and I've had a lot of -- you guys are all having fun.
Thank you have.
Have a show coming gorgeous so -- are very excited that when I'm in Washington and I will work but the Senate.
We're in the -- with a Democrats and Republicans really want healthcare and an open and honest way no more closed door meetings bad back -- deals.
-- Back -- deals with an out of touch party leadership.
No more hiding cause concealing -- is collaborating with a special interest and live.
More trillions in debt for our children to pay.
-- -- need to start crash we need to start fresh work together to duty to do the job right.
And I hate this time repetitive but once again we can do better.
Work how to work in the Senate -- to point -- them back in the side of people.
Who create jobs and -- millions of people who need jobs and remember as president John F.
That's Johnson and across the board tax cuts for businesses and families to create jobs.
Money in people's -- -- pockets and stimulate the economy it's that simple.
I will work with the Senate.
I will work with the senators and the Senate to defend our nation's interest and to keep our military second to none.
Senate -- thirty year remember the messages army national -- -- keep faith but all of -- of -- who serve.
And get our veterans all of the benefits that they deserve.
-- -- -- and let me say this for the respect to the people wish to harm us.
I believe and I know all of you believe that our constitution and laws exist to protect.
You may get very very very -- there.
They do not grant rights and privileges to enemies in war time.
In the mix it.
And dealing with terrorists our tax dollars.
All our tax dollars should pay for weapons -- stop them.
And not lawyers to -- A.
-- -- -- -- Now I can't believe among the stated Doug included personal.
And took two of the best guys and no friends do you -- -- -- -- Okay.
I just -- you know it is just so wonderful to be not only on the stage here.
But all of you folks out here and I wanted just to make a special thanks to my mom and dad the kind of putting up -- -- mom dad.
You know -- -- and -- not a little off script but let me get back god and raising -- talking about raising taxes.
Taking all right.
Garrett and giving new rights to terrorists.
Giving new rights it's Paris's Iran agenda for our country and when I heard what I've what I've heard again what I've heard again.
And again on the campaign trail is that -- our political leaders have brought a -- From the people there impatient with the sense and comfortable making back room deals and we can do better.
-- they thought that you.
On board we'll all their ambitions.
Thank god they thought that they -- your -- they've got that they could lose but tonight.
You know and you don't and you know.
And you know you love yeah that's right thank you.
It drives this country across this country -- all those folks -- listening.
If that covering me.
And -- basic conviction that all he.
Need to be clearly stated to -- a majority.
-- -- if anyone doubts that in this next election season that's about to begin.
Well let them take a look at what happened in Massachusetts.
-- happen here.
What happened here in Massachusetts.
Can happen -- -- over America.
Witnesses you -- -- to the truth that ideals.
-- -- all I can overcome the political machine.
At a campaign never to be forgotten.
And lead and let it cause it deserved.
All that we could give it.
And now and now because -- you -- our independence.
And your trust.
I will hold for a time the seat once spilled by.
Once -- by patriots.
From John Quincy Adams to John F.
And his brother -- And -- -- -- and let me say proudly take up to do you have given me.
I promise to do my very very best of Massachusetts.
Every time the roll is called.
I go to once again.
I've got to Washington as the representative -- -- no action by no special interest answering only to.
My conscience and to you the people.
-- I know I have a lot to learn and the Senate but I know who I am and I know who might serve.
I'm stuck -- for him I'm Scott Brown.
Did not read them.
-- just saying let me just say in conclusion.
Let me just saying conclusion -- -- thank you from the bottom.
Mike -- my family's hearts.
-- -- -- continues support but.
I'm nobody senator.
I -- nobody senator except yours.
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