Torres gives vocal support to Rosado in Paterson’s Ward 2

PATERSON – As recently as last month, Mayor Jose "Joey" Torreswas<img src="http://observer-media.go-vip.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/07/rosaa.jpg" title="E" description="" class="alignright" width="100" height="133] coyabout whetherhe would publicly get into the race against his adversary, Ward Two Councilman Aslon Goow.

"I don't know if a mayor should endorse,"the mayormused, later threatening to get into the contest if Goow continued his public assault against his record as mayor.

Today,Torres officially got in the game, lending his voice in a robocall to the cause ofGoow challenger Elizabeth Rosado, wife of longtimeTorres ally, former Councilman Jerry Luis Rosado.

Goow, atwo-term incumbent, is trying to fend offchallenges from both Rosado and mason contractor John Larko. Torres gives vocal support to Rosado in Paterson’s Ward 2