Passaic County Freeholder T.J. Best is moving ahead with his 2014 Paterson mayoral plans.
Best was spotted today hunched up at a table in battle mode with Manhattan-based political consultant Andre Richardson.
Best is one of several candidates for mayor, including incumbent Mayor Jeff Jones, Ward 5 Councilman Andre Sayegh, former Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres, and former Ward 2 Councilman Aslon Goow.
The contest now is defined mostly by who can get closest to kingmaker Assemblyman Benji Wimberly (D-35), whose presence on the 2014 ticket helped propel Jones to victory.
State Sen. Donald Norcross’ congressional campaign is getting a little help from the lawmaker’s older brother.Read More >
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BY JEFF BRINDLE Anytime now, the U.S. Supreme Court will render a decision in McCutcheon v. FEC. And while reformists may not like it, the high court is likely to allow national parties to raise far more money. That could strengthen them... Read More >
"The governor has allowed political cronyism to continue and even flourish, rather than stamp it out, with some of his closest confidants enriching themselves through millions of dollars in state contracts, and legal and lobbying fees, an Asbury Park Press review of thousands of pages of campaign, lobbying and contracting documents found."- The Asbury Park Press
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