By Max Pizarro | February 26th, 2013 - 4:01pm
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate state Sen. Barbara Buono (D-18) last night headlined a fundraiser for Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-37) that netted $60,000 for the incumbent assemblywoman from Bergen.

The fundraiser took place at the Assembly Steakhouse in Englewood Cliffs.

Earlier the same evening Buono headlined another fundraiser for Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr, helping the mayor raise $25,000.

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