Rik Mehta, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, will discuss his campaign to unseat incumbent Democrat Cory Booker at 8 PM on Sunday.
A former U.S. Food and Drug Administration official, Mehta won the July 7 GOP primary with the support of 17 of 21 Republican county organizations.
He is seeking to break the 49th longest losing streak in the nation for U.S. Senate races: Republicans haven’t won a U.S. Senate race in New Jersey since 1972. Only Hawaii has gone longer.
Watch the Globe’s recent interview with Booker: