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In Deep Blue New Jersey, A Tea Party Show Of Strength

Oct 15, 2013
Originally published on October 15, 2013 4:12 pm

New Jersey will choose a new U.S. Senator Wednesday. Pundits thought Newark Mayor Cory Booker would win it easily, but the Democratic Party's rising star is facing a tougher than expected challenge from Tea Party Republican Steve Lonegan — a sign of the Tea Party's growing stature in deep blue New Jersey.