It’s Jersey Joe Pennacchio

Key New Jersey Republican party officials appear to have failed in their bid to recruit a new U.S. Senate candidate to replace Anne Evans Estabrook in the race to take on Frank Lautenberg. With less than three weeks until the filing deadline, it appears that State Sen. Joseph Pennacchio, a dentist from Morris County, will be the guy who takes on the 84-year-old incumbent – assuming he can beat ex-Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Murray Sabrin in the June GOP primary.

It’s Jersey Joe Pennacchio