By PolitickerNJ Staff | January 4th, 2013 - 4:27pm
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Campaigns & Elections released their national list of 500 top political consultants.

From New Jersey's Democratic Party ranks were Steve DeMicco & Brad Lawrence, founding partners, Message & Media; Sean Darcy of Round World Consulting; Kevin Hagan of Princeton Public Affairs; Andrew Kennedy of Kennedy Communications; and Michael Muller of Totten Communications.

Also under New York's top consultants was former Corzine Campaign Manager Maggie Moran of M. Public Affairs, who has a New York office.

The Top five Republican Operatives on the list are Maria Comella, Governor Christie's Deputy Chief of Staff; Mike DuHaime, Governor Christie's Chief Strategist; Adam Geller of National Research Inc.; Chris Russell of Chris Russell Consulting; and Bill Stepien, Governor Christie's Deputy Chief of Staff.

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“The new agenda is charter schools. It’s a profit-making business. $500 million will not be in our hands. The school board is an advisory board. We are not going to tell the governor to unleash the dollars. Don’t be fooled. It’s not abracadabra. It’s politics.” - Paterson Mayor Jeff Jones

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