Ferriero backs down from pay to play suit

Bergen County Democratic Chairman Joseph Ferriero has backed off his lawsuit to oppose anti pay-to-play fundraising restrictions, and will allow the full Bergen County Democratic Organization to vote on the proposal in the future. A vote on the matter by the BCDO Executive Board, originally scheduled for tonight, has been cancelled.

Ferriero had faces strong opposition on the filing of the lawsuit from Loretta Weinberg, a Democratic State Senator from Bergen County.

Ferriero backs down from pay to play suit