Hurley: Polistina to challenge Whelan

South Jersey radio host Harry Hurley of Hurley in the Morning reported today that Republican District 2 Assemblyman Vince Polistina will challenge Democratic incumbent Sen. Jim Whelan in November.

Hurley said Polistina intends to formerly announce on Feb. 3.

Whelan, a former mayor of Atlantic City, has held the seat since 2008.

Hurley: Polistina to challenge Whelan