Democrats revolt against party leaders in race to replace Menendez

Democrats revolt against party leaders in race to replace Menendez

Democrats revolt against party leaders in race to replace Menendez First lady Tammy Murphy’s status as front-runner hit by key convention loss, polling New Jersey first lady Tammy Murphy may have misread the moment. Murphy launched her Senate campaign perfectly — at least by conventional standards. When federal prosecutors indicted Sen. Bob Menendez for corruption, Murphy called New Jersey’s extraordinarily powerful county chairs to seek their support. She hoped to become the prohibitive favorite among Democrats when she formally announced …