Senate President Richard Codey
has pulled back his financial commitments to Democratic candidate Joseph Ariyan
, according to sources. Codey has seen polling that shows veteran Republican State Senator Gerald Cardinale
maintaining his lead, according to sources close to Democratic campaigns.
Some North Jersey Democrats say that South Jersey Democratic organization headed by George Norcross has decided to play in the 39th district, although Democrats in South Jersey won't confirm it, and one insider says that Norcross is not playing in Bergen.