Hughes endorses Clinton

Mercer County Executive Brian Hughes has endorsed Hillary Rodham Clinton for President.

"In a diverse field of Democratic candidates, Senator Clinton stands out as the one candidate with the star appeal to reach into America's homes and lead American into the future," said Hughes.

Hughes, the son of former Gov. Richard J. Hughes, served as a Mercer County Freeholder before winning election as County Executive in 2003 — the first Democrat to win the post in 24 years. Hughes endorses Clinton