Dean due in for Gardner fundraiser

Democracy for America Chair Jim Dean is coming to Hawthorne this week to announce his organization’s endorsement of Senate candidate Jeff Gardner.

A labor lawyer, Gardner is challenging state Sen. John Girgenti (D-35) of Hawthorne.

The brother of former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean, Jim Dean is scheduled to be in Hawthorne at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday for a kick-off canvass for petitions in Hawthorne and Paterson, followed by a small fundraiser.  

Dean due in for Gardner fundraiser