New Jersey ’06: One of the nation’s closest U.S. Senate races

Three independent polls over a five-day period show the race for United States Senate between Robert Menendez and Thomas Kean, Jr. to be too close to call. Sunday — Monmouth University/Gannett New Jersey:Menendez 38% Kean 37% Monday — Quinnipiac UniversityKean 40% Menendez 38% Thursday — Fairleigh Dickinson UniversityMenendez 43% Kean 40%