The NY Post reports that Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel overcame demographic changes in his district to win the Democratic nomination for what will be his 22nd term on Tuesday. With more than half the precincts reporting, Rangel was leading by double-digits.
Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries beat City Councilmember Charles Barron, a fierce anti-Israel voice, in the 8th district in Brooklyn and Queens.
We expect a full report on the Tuesday primaries later this morning from our ace reporter in New York Michael Orbach.
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