Steve Lonegan may be done with politics but Senator-elect Cory Booker (D-Twitter) has got a reelection campaign to tackle just one year from now, Save Jerseyans.
Beating him still won’t be easy. A full year of photo-ops, fundraising and free press is part of the power of incumbency. Overcoming celebrity takes money, particularly in a super-expensive media state like our own.
Still, some evidence coming out of Wednesday night suggests that Booker’s jaw is made of glass. It all comes down to the NJ GOP finding a quality candidate with the resources and message to win, something which frankly hasn’t happened in a long time.
We’ve discussed some of the names before; sitting here today, let us know who’s your first choice to face the U.S. Senate’s newest incumbent Democrat in 2014: