Monmouth mail ballots have race neck and neck

Mail ballot returns in Monmouth County indicate the U.S. Senate race is neck and neck.

With about 900 ballots left to be counted, Republican Steve Lonegan is leading his opponent by less than 300 votes, according to a source.

Newark Mayor Cory Booker has 3,097 votes to Lonegan’s 3,386.

There are still 900 mail ballots to be counted in the GOP-heavy county.

Monmouth mail ballots have race neck and neck