Pallone aide joins Obama campaign

The new field director of Barack Obama’s Campaign for Change in New Jersey is Tim Del Monico, who is on leave from his position as a Legislative Assistant to U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone. Del Monico worked for the 2002 New Jersey Coordinated Campaign in 2002 and for U.S. Sen. Bob Torricelli and Assemblyman Peter Eagler before joining John Kerry’s presidential campaign. Del Monico has worked campaigns in Wisconsin, Iowa, Nevada, California and Arizona.