Booker Claims Summit En Route to NJ Senate Victory
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 • 11:25pm
SUMMIT, NJ - Now Senator-elect Cory Booker edged Steve Lonegan in Summit's unofficial, key-in vote totals. Democrat Booker earned 56 percent of the vote to Republican Lonegan's 42 percent, winning the vote totals 2,144 - 1,637.
Voter turnout in the special election, held to fill the seat vacated by the passing of Frank Lautenberg on June 3, was 27 percent.