Booker carries Camden County

Camden County voters came out strong for Newark Mayor Cory Booker Wednesday night over his Republican opponent Steve Lonegan.

According to unofficial election results, Booker carried the county with about 64 percent of the vote over Lonegan’s 35 percent. The Democratic hopeful garnered nearly 39,000 votes to Lonegan’s roughly 21,000 with 337 of 345 precincts reporting.

Earlier in the campaign, Booker received the endorsement of Democratic powerbroker George Norcross III.

Booker carries Camden County