Rep. Rush Holt Retiring From House After Eight TermsPolitics might not be rocket science, but a central New Jersey Democratic congressman who is a rocket scientist is retiring from the House after eight terms.
Lonegan, Booker Declared Winners Of New Jersey Senate PrimariesThe New Jersey U.S. Senate special election primaries were called Tuesday night for Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan.
Poll: Booker Has 'Insurmountable Lead' In Senate Primary RaceThe Monmouth University survey released Tuesday shows Booker with the support of 49 percent of Democrats likely to vote in the Aug. 13 primary. His closest competitor, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, got 12 percent.
Christie Picks Chiesa For Senate As Holt Announces Run For Lautenberg's SeatNew Jersey Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa, a registered Republican, will hold the office until a special election takes place in October and Christie said Chiesa will not run for the seat. He will take office on Monday.
Polls Close In NJ, Where House Seats Top Ticket
3 House Incumbents In Competitive Races In NJThree Democratic incumbents are involved competitive races as New Jersey voters decide whether any of the state's 13 House seats will change hands.
It's Still A Tight Race Between Holt And SipprelleIf President Barack Obama’s policies play a role in any Congressional race, it’ll definitely be in the 12th District in New Jersey.