July 10, 2024

Close race for governor in NJ, GOP’s Youngkin takes Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy of New Jersey remained in a close race for reelection Wednesday while a Republican political newcomer delivered a stunning upset in the Virginia governor’s race, sending a warning to Democrats that their grip on power in Washington may be in peril.

Source: Close race for governor in NJ, GOP’s Youngkin takes Virginia