Ras Baraka has prevailed in the Newark mayor's race.
With 87% of districts reporting, Baraka has a 53.14% to 46.66% lead over his rival, former state assistant Attorney General Shavar Jeffries.
Baraka is holding an advantage of 2,500 votes with 21 districts left to be counted.
Those remaining districts are from Baraka’s South Ward strongholds.
Donald Scarinci, an attorney and childhood friend of U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ), already backs a candidate for governor.Read More >
Between RGA gigs, Christie doesn't skip a beat bashing Trenton Dems at seaside LGI town hall LONG BEACH ISLAND – Gov. Chris Christie squeezed LBI between trips to IowaNew HampshireConnecticut and – tomorrow – Colorado – just long enough to puncture his favorite Trenton-based targets in front of a...
By JEFF BRINDLE Much has been written about the magnitude of campaign spending by independent special interest groups. But until now, there has been little discussion about the impact. During the 2012 Presidential and Congressional contests,... Read More >
“We lived up to our end of the bargain. He didn’t live up to his end of the deal.” - Ed Connolly, president of the New Jersey Firemen’s Benevolent Association.- The Bergen Record
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