"Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey won re-election by a crushing margin on Tuesday, a victory that vaulted him to the front rank of Republican presidential contenders and made him his party’s foremost proponent of pragmatism over ideology," says the NYT.
"Bill de Blasio poised to usher in new era of liberal governance in New York,"
says the Washington Post.
Meanwhile, in Virginia....
UPDATE: "Democrat Terry McAuliffe wins Va. governor's race, Fox News projects."
UPDATE 2: Looks like New Yorkers are happy with judges forced to retire at age 70.