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New Jersey Election Results 2013: Cory Booker Wins Senate Race

U.S. Senate candidates Cory Booker, left, and Steve Lonegan greet each other on stage before their second televised debate at
U.S. Senate candidates Cory Booker, left, and Steve Lonegan greet each other on stage before their second televised debate at Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J., Wednesday Oct. 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Philadelphia Inquirer, Michael Bryant, Pool)

Democrat Cory Booker is the next U.S. Senator from New Jersey.

Booker, the mayor of Newark, beat Republican Steve Lonegan in the special election for the seat of the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who died in June. The AP called the race for booker around 9:30 Wednesday night.

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