AFL-CIO endorses candidates for elections
By Max Pizarro | June 12th, 2013 - 12:18pm
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The State AFL-CIO today formally endorsed state Sen. Barbara Buono (D-18) for governor at its conference in Atlantic City.

A full list of the organization’s endorsements in this year’s legislative races appears below:

DISTRICT 1

Senate

Jeff Van Drew* (D)

Assembly

Nelson Albano*+ (D)

Bob Andrzejczak* (D)

DISTRICT 2

Senate

Jim Whelan* (D)

Assembly

John F. Amodeo*+ (R)

DISTRICT 3

Senate

Stephen M. Sweeney* +(D)

Assembly

John J. Burzichelli* (D)

Celeste M. Riley* (D)

DISTRICT 4

Senate

Fred H. Madden* (D)

Assembly

Paul D. Moriarty*+ (D)

Gabriela M. Mosquera* (D)

DISTRICT 5

Senate

Donald W. Norcross*+ (D)

Assembly

Angel Fuentes* (D)

Gilbert L. “Whip” Wilson* (D)

DISTRICT 6

Senate

James Beach* (D)

Assembly

Louis D. Greenwald* (D)

Pamela R. Lampitt* (D)

DISTRICT 7

Senate

Gary Catrambone (D)

Assembly

Herb Conaway* (D)

Troy Singleton*+ (D)

DISTRICT 8

Senate

Javier Vasquez (D)

Assembly

Robert McGowan (D)

Ava Markey (D)

DISTRICT 9

Senate

Anthony Mazella (D)

Assembly

Peter Ferwerda, III (D)

Christopher J. McManus (D)

DISTRICT 10

Senate

John Bendel (D)

Assembly

Susan Kane (D)

Amber Gesslein (D)

DISTRICT 11

Senate

Michael Brantley (D)

Assembly

Edward Zipprich (D)

Kevin McMillan (D)

DISTRICT 12

Senate

Raymond D. Dothard (D)

Assembly

Lawrence J. Furman (D)

Nicholas Nellegar (D)

DISTRICT 13

Senate

Joseph Marques (D)

Assembly

Allison Friedman+ (D)

Matthew Morehead (D)

DISTRICT 14

Senate

Linda R. Greenstein* (D)

Assembly

Wayne P. DeAngelo*+ (D)

Daniel R. Benson* (D)

DISTRICT 15

Shirley Turner* (D)

Assembly

Reed Gusciora* (D)

Bonnie Watson Coleman* (D)

DISTRICT 16

Senate

Christian R. Mastondrea (D)

Assembly

Marie Corfield+ (D)

Ida Ochoteco (D)

DISTRICT 17

Senate

Bob Smith*+(D)

Assembly

Joseph V. Egan*+ (D)

Upendra Chivukula* (D)

DISTRICT 18

Senate

Peter Barnes* (D)

Assembly

Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr.* (D)

Nancy Pinkin (D)

DISTRICT 19

Senate

Joseph F. Vitale* (D)

Assembly

John S. Wisniewski* (D)

Craig J. Coughlin* (D)

DISTRICT 20

Senate

Raymond J. Lesniak* (D)

Assembly

Joseph Cryan* (D)

Annette Quijano* (D)

DISTRICT 21

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 22

Senate

Nicholas P. Scutari* (D)

Assembly

Gerald “Jerry” Green* (D)

Linda Stender* (D)

DISTRICT 23

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 24

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 25

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 26

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 27

Senate

Richard J. Codey* (D)

Assembly

John F. McKeon* (D)

Mila M. Jasey* (D)

DISTRICT 28

Senate

Ronald L. Rice* (D)

Assembly

Cleopatra G. Tucker* (D)

Ralph Caputo* (D)

DISTRICT 29

Senate

M. Teresa Ruiz* (D)

Assembly

L. Grace Spencer* (D)

Alberto Coutinho* (D)

DISTRICT 30

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 31

Senate

Sandra Bolden Cunningham* (D)

Assembly

Charles Mainor* (D)

Jason O’Donnell* (D)

DISTRICT 32

Senate

Nicholas J. Sacco* (D)

Assembly

Vincent Prieto* (D)

Angelica M. Jimenez* (D)

DISTRICT 33

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Neutral

DISTRICT 34

Senate

Nia H. Gill* (D)

Assembly

Sheila Y. Oliver* (D)

Thomas P. Giblin* +(D)

DISTRICT 35

Senate

Nellie Pou* (D)

Assembly

Benjie E. Wimberly* (D)

DISTRICT 36

Senate

Paul A. Sarlo* (D)

Assembly

Gary Schaer* (D)

Marlene Caride* (D)

DISTRICT 37

Senate

Loretta Weinberg* (D)

Assembly

Gordon M. Johnson* (D)

Valerie Vainieri Huttle* (D)

DISTRICT 38

Senate

Bob Gordon* (D)

Assembly

Timothy J. Eustace* (D)

DISTRICT 39

Senate

Jane E. Bidwell (D)

Assembly

Anthony N. Iannarelli, Jr. (D)

Donna C. Abene (D)

DISTRICT 40

Senate

Neutral

Assembly

Anthony J. Galietti (D)

Leo Arcuri (D)

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