February 11, 2005

Winners
 
Losers
     

ELLEN KARCHER

 

LARRY PEPPER

The freshman Democratic State Senator discloses that she wore an FBI wire in after Marlboro Democratic leader Richard Vuola tried to bribe her. Vuola was later indicted.

The Cumberland County GOP Chairman takes a pair of Super Bowl tickets from gubernatorial candidate Bob Schroeder — and sells them.

BILL PASCRELL

ALAN RAYMOND

The Democratic Congressman from Passaic County was named Ranking Minority Member of the of the House Homeland Security Committee’s Emergency Preparedness, Science, and Technology Subcommittee.

The former Executive Director of the Republican State Committee is sentenced to five months in a federal prison for jamming Democratic phone banks on election day.

MARY JON CODEY

 

KENNETH LEFEVRE

The Acting First Lady continues to get rave reviews for her role as a mental health advocate.

On his watch, the Atlantic County GOP Chairman loses another Freeholder seat after James Carney switches to the Democrats and announces a bid for Surrogate.

FREDERICK NIEMANN

ANTHONY CARDINO

The Monmouth County GOP Chairman holds an open convention to allow the full county committee to award the organization line for gubernatorial, legislative and county candidates — the first time the decision has not been made by the County Chairman.

The Hoboken political insider was charged with stealing $225,000 from the accounts of clients at at Wachovia Securities, where he works as a financial advisor.

February 11, 2005