NJSEN: Hugin leads Menendez by 9-points in NJ-03

MT. HOLLY, N.J. — Bob Hugin is leading Democrat incumbent Bob Menendez in a critical Election 2018 battleground.

According to a new Stockton University survey, Hugin leads by 9-points, 49% to 40%, while Libertarian Murray Sabrin fetches 4%. Another 8% remain undecided or named another candidate.

Party enthusiasm is key. 91% of NJ-03 Republicans back Hugin while only 78% of NJ-03 Democrats plan to cast a ballot for Menendez. 15% of Democrats are either undecided or plan to vote for someone who isn’t an “R” or a “D.”

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Another Stockton poll released in mid-September found Hugin leading Menendez in NJ-02, the expansive rural district to NJ-03’s south, by 10-points