Republican Truck Driver Beats Sweeney in N.J. Election

Republican Truck Driver Beats Sweeney in N.J. Election

For nearly a decade, Stephen M. Sweeney, the second most powerful lawmaker in New Jersey, seemed truly unassailable. He boasted deep ties to the most feared political power broker in the state and unyielding support from the influential building trade unions. Four years ago, the state’s teachers union spent more than $5 million to unseat … Read more