U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg

Genuine Animosity Rules As Booker, Lonegan Hit Homestretch For U.S. SenateDemocrat Cory Booker accused his opponent of being tea party extremist, while Republican Steve Lonegan said Booker is nothing but a Hollywood stand-in for President Barack Obama.
Booker Foes Attack Newark Mayor For Not Spending Time In NewarkA special election to decide who will take over former Sen. Frank Lautenberg's seat is only days away. Two of the top contenders have been hitting the streets trying to get all the votes they can.
Feds To Weigh In On NJ-NY Rail Tunnel ProjectWhile Gov. Chris Christie justified his decision Thursday to scrap the state's most ambitious public works project, the federal government is stepping in Friday to attempt and bring it back to life.