Essex Dems to fill Gonzalez seat at March 29th special convention

The Essex County Democratic Committee will meet on March 29th to select a successor to Essex County Freeholder Sammy Gonzalez, according to County Chairman Phil Thigpen. 

The husband of state Sen. M. Teresa Ruiz (D-29) of Newark, Gonzalez, as part of a pretrial agreement for charges of ballot tampering in the 2007 senate campaign, gave up his freeholder seat earlir this month. 

Essex Dems to fill Gonzalez seat at March 29th special convention