A Near Perfect Night for Chris Christie

By: Wednesday November 6, 2013 12:00 pm

If one tried to script an election to help a candidate’s eventual presidential run it would be hard to write a set of results better than what happened last night for Republican Governor Chris Christie.

Cory Booker Wins Special Senate Election

By: Thursday October 17, 2013 9:51 am

In a surprise to no one Democrat Newark Mayor Cory Booker easily won the special senate election in New Jersey. Booker received 55 percent of the vote and his Republican opponent Steve Lonegan got 44 percent, with 99 percent of precincts reporting. Booker will now complete the remainder of Frank Lautenberg’s term which will end [...]

Cory Booker on Path to Easy Victory This Week

By: Monday October 14, 2013 11:09 am

Democrat Cory Booker is set to become the newest United States senator from the great state of New Jersey. While his lead has shrunk slightly as election day nears, he still holds a commanding 10 point advantage over Republican Steve Lonegan according to a new Monmouth University poll.

Cory Booker Easily Wins Senate Primary

By: Wednesday August 14, 2013 9:46 am

Cory Booker is on track to becoming the newest Senator from New Jersey after easily winning the Democratic primary in the special Senate election. The special election is to replace the recently deceased Senator Frank Lautenberg (D). The low turnout election provided a decisive victory for Booker. As of this morning, Booker received 59 percent [...]

Cory Booker Holds a Massive Lead in Democratic Primary

By: Wednesday August 7, 2013 9:53 am

Barring some amazing new developments, Newark Mayor Cory Booker is going to be the Democratic nominee for the special Senate election this year. A week out from the primary Booker holds a massive lead over the rest of the field, according to Quinnipiac. According to the poll, Booker currently has 54 percent of the likely [...]

Christie and Booker Both Hold Commanding Leads

By: Monday June 10, 2013 10:10 am

Two of the significant elections taking place this year are the New Jersey gubernatorial race and the New Jersey special Senate election. Neither looks like it will be very competitive, according to Quinnipiac. In the governor’s race, Chris Christie (R) is on track to easily win re-election.  According to Quinnipiac, Christie has a commanding 30 [...]

NJ Sen: Gov. Christie Calls for Quick Special Election

By: Tuesday June 4, 2013 2:17 pm

Governor Chris Christie (R) decided to move as fast as possible to let the people of New Jersey choose a replacement for Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D) who recently passed away. During a press conference Tuesday afternoon Christie announced that the special election would take place on October 16th, with the primary to be held on [...]

NJ Gov: Christie in Extremely Strong Re-election Position

By: Wednesday January 23, 2013 10:12 am

One of the only important elections taking place this year is the New Jersey gubernatorial race and at this point it doesn’t look like much of a contest. Incumbent Chris Christie (R) is currently in an extremely strong position as he seeks another term according to a new Quinnipiac poll. Not only does Christie have [...]

New Jersey Democrats Have a Good Reason to Simply Wait

By: Friday November 30, 2012 11:51 am

One thing that makes New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s re-election prospects next year look so good, beyond his currently record high job approval rating and strong showing in potential horse race polls, is that in New Jersey it makes a lot of sense for top-tier Democrats to simply wait. New Jersey is inherently a blue [...]

Gov. Christie in Great Shape for Re-election Bid

By: Tuesday November 27, 2012 10:52 am

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) has always had a relatively good job approval rating throughout most of his term, but since Hurricane Sandy it has reached almost historic heights. New Jersey voters overwhelming have a positive opinion of how Christie has handled the crisis. According to a new Quinnipiac poll, 95 percent think Christie [...]

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