Abbott decision will add to GOP questions on Albin nomination

A New Jersey Supreme Court ruling that accepts Gov. Jon Corzine's plan to adjust the state funds low-income school districts – already an issue in the gubernatorial campaign – will likely attract the interest of Republican Senators on June 15 when Associate Justice Barry Albin appears before the Judiciary Committee in pursuit of renomination.

If the Senate confirms Albin, a former partner at the politically influential Wilentz law firm until his appointment to the bench in 2003, can serve on the top court until he turns 70 in 2022.

 

Abbott decision will add to GOP questions on Albin nomination