Bateman, Coyle, Biondi in for re-election bid in 16th

Republican State Sen. Kip Bateman along with Assemblyman Pete Biondi and Assemblywoman Denise Coyle have announced they will run for

Republican State Sen. Kip Bateman along with Assemblyman Pete Biondi and Assemblywoman Denise Coyle have announced they will run for re-election in the newly configured 16th legislative district.

The new district includes portions of Somerset, Hunterdon, Middlesex and Mercer counties.   Coyle, a resident of Bernards Township, had been redistricted out of the 16th into the 21st, where she would have faced Assemblyman John Bramnick (R-Westfield) and Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz (R-Summit).

Coyle will apparently move for a re-election bid in the 16th. Bateman, Coyle, Biondi in for re-election bid in 16th