Bill Pascrell Tops Steve Rothman In NJ-9 Democratic Grudge Match | Talking Points Memo

Rep. Bill Pascrell handily defeated fellow Democratic incumbent Rep. Steve Rothman in New Jersey’s 9th Congressional District primary Tuesday night, paving the way for him to continue his 15-year career in the House. The two lawmakers, both elected in 1996, were forced into the same seat by redistricting.

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