Pennacchio wants Corzine to hold monetization town meeting

Assemblyman Joe Pennacchio,a possible candidate for the 2008 GOP U.S. Senate nomination, wants Gov. JonCorzine to "come to the 26th Legislative District and engage in a public forum to discuss his'monetization' plan or sale of state assets.AGannett/Monmouth University poll released today shows that 55% of New Jerseyans opposeCorzine'smonetization plan, and 60% oppose thesale of the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway.

“I think it would be in the best interest of my district if the Governor and I could publicly express different views and let the people decide for themselves,” said Pennacchio, a monetization opponent and the Republican candidate for State Senate this fall.

Pennacchio wants Corzine to hold monetization town meeting