The New Jersey U.S. Senate special election primaries were called Tuesday night for Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan.
The 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.
New 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.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The polls have closed and vote tallying has begun in New Jersey, where three of the state’s House races were expected to be competitive. View New York Races | View New […]
Three Democratic incumbents are involved competitive races as New Jersey voters decide whether any of the state’s 13 House seats will change hands.
If President Barack Obama’s policies play a role in any Congressional race, it’ll definitely be in the 12th District in New Jersey.