TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) — It looks like one of the most powerful men in New Jersey politics will soon be out of a job. This would be one of the most stunning election upsets in state history.
State Senate President Steve Sweeney is losing to Republican challenger Ed Durr by a little more than 2,000 votes.
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Meanwhile, the race for New Jersey governor is still neck and neck.