Booker leads by 43 points

A Star-Ledger poll shows former City Councilman Cory Booker leading State Senator Ronald Rice by a 57%-14% margin in the race for Mayor of Newark. Among people who voted for Sharpe James in 2002, 44% say they will support Booker and 30% indicated they are voting for Rice. The survey was conducted last week by Blum & Weprin Associates.

Booker leads by 43 points