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Close Race Predicted In N.J. Special U.S. Senate Election04:28

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A special election to fill the open seat of former Democratic U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg who died in June, takes place tomorrow.

Cory Booker, Newark's mayor and a national Democratic rising star, is the front-runner in the race.

His opponent, Republican Steve Lonegan, is not as far behind in the polls as predicted, and is hoping to take the long-time Democratic seat.


This segment aired on October 15, 2013.

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