The incumbent Alaska Senator calls the past four decades “the greatest honor” of his life in a statement Wednesday recognizing his Democratic challenger’s victory.

Also promises to help his former opponent prepare for the new position.

Earlier: Begich reflects on Stevens’ loss to NPR, says voters felt his focus wasn’t on his constituents. Excerpts here.

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