NJ Guv Candidate Murphy Batters Wisniewski at Monmouth Dems Convention

Favorite in Quest to Run New Jersey Post-Christie Flattens his Primary Competition in First Convention of the Season.

Democratic gubernatorial contender Phil Murphy of Middletown easily won the backing of his home county at today’s Monmouth County Democratic Convention.

Murphy won 203 votes, compared to 22 won by Assemblyman John Wisniewski (D-Sayreville) and eight by activist Bill Brennan.

NJ Guv Candidate Murphy Batters Wisniewski at Monmouth Dems Convention