TRENTON – North Hudson Mayor/state Senator Nick Sacco (D-32) isn’t yet ready to dive into the Healy versus Fulop fray in the lead-up to next year’s Jersey City mayor’s race.
At least that's his public position.
“Do they really care what someone whose district no longer includes Jersey City has to say about the Jersey City mayor’s race?” said Sacco as he gaveled to a close his Senate Transportation Committee hearing.
Political observers regard Sacco as the face of North Hudson County Democratic Organization power.
But he insisted he’s not ready to endorse.
In the event that state Sen. Diane Allen (R-7) doesn't run for re-election in 2017, the party has a short list of possible candidates it could field to try to head off either Assemblyman Herb Conaway (D-7) or Assemblyman Troy Singleton (D-7).Read More >
Faced with violent crime wave, Baraka, Fulop and Torres forge three-city partnership JERSEY CITY – And then there were three. That’s what it looked like, at least, when a late-arriving and widely beaming Paterson Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres in cream-colored suit joined political allies Jersey City Mayor Steve...
By Linda Stender At his most recent town hall, Gov. Chris Christie accused his predecessors of "monkeying with the math" when it comes to their handling of our state's economy. But as the old saying goes, when the governor points a finger, he... Read More >
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