Budget fails in Keshishian’s district

In New Milford, where New Jersey Education Association president Barbara Keshishian is a math teacher, voters rejected their school budget by a 946 to 919 vote.  In Riverside, where NJEA vice president Wendell Steinhauer teaches math, voters rejected the budget 504 to 396.

In Elizabeth, Eddie Branquinho, the only Board of Education member not to endorse Republican Christopher Christie for governor last year, lost his bid for re-election.  Marie Lynn Munn and Carlos Trujillo were re-elected, along with challenger John Donoso.

Budget fails in Keshishian’s district