Democrat Jeff Van Drew wins N.J.’s Second Congressional District

November 7, 2018

New Jersey 2nd congressional district candidate Democrat Jeff Van Drew (right) thanks Mud Hen Brewery owner Brendan Sciarra during a young professionals fund raiser at Mud Hen Brewing Company in Wildwood, NJ on October 14, 2018.

By Staff

Jeff Van Drew, a conservative Democratic state senator long viewed as the heir apparent to the South Jersey congressional seat occupied for two decades by moderate Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, won election Tuesday night in a tighter than expected race over his Republican challenger, attorney Seth Grossman.

Grossman, however, said he was not conceding the race and would revisit the returns Wednesday morning.

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