Gilmore arrives – and so does Pascrell

WASHINGTON – It wouldn’t be a Republican event without Ocean County Republican Committee Chairman George Gilmore and when the big double doors here at ther Marriott open and he blows in there’s a rush of GOP bodies in his direction.

But in a Sharks versus Jets tableau, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-Paterson) simultaneously arrives and on his way into Gov. Chris Christie’s address to the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, runs staright into a state Sen. Paul Sarlo (D-Wood-Ridge) bear hug.