By Darryl R. Isherwood | February 12th, 2013 - 3:36pm
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Democratic Assemblyman Troy SIngelton held a fundraiser at Mastoris diner yesterday, featuring Newark Mayor Cory Booker as the headliner.

More than 140 people attended the event, which netted the 7th District Assemblyman over $80,000.

Singelton will likely face a tough challenge to retain his seat come November as the 7th is a target district for the GOP. To date, no Republican challenger has yet emerged.

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