Strange bedfellows indeed, or the enemy of my enemy is my friend

The Bergen County Democratic Organization is unofficially backing Englewood Mayor Michael Wildes in his bid for Loretta Weinberg’s Assembly seat against Freeholder Valerie Vainieri Huttle. Until a few hours ago, Wildes has been a fervant foe of County Chairman Joseph Ferriero. One Democrat not likely to be pleased with Ferriero’s blessing of Wildes’ candidacy is State Senator Paul Sarlo. If Congressman Steven Rothman runs for U.S. Senate in 2008, both Sarlo and Wildes want his House seat. A legislative seat will allow Wildes to expand his geographic base.

Strange bedfellows indeed, or the enemy of my enemy is my friend