Bergen Democrats select candidates
Nearly 700 members of the Democratic Committee of Bergen County voted in Sundday’s county convention. Committee members voted to endorse the following candidates:
Michael Dressler for Surrogate
John Hogan for Clerk
Joan Voss for Freeholder
David Ganz for Freeholder
In the contested race for District 38 Assembly Connie Wagner and Tim Eustace received a majority of the votes. Following the vote Senator Bob Gordon, Assemblywoman Connie Wagner, and Tim Eustace praised Hawthrone attorney Jeff Gardner’s hard work and skillful campaigning. They all agreed to work together towards a successful November election.
The standing room only event was the first Sunday convention for Bergen Democrats which expanded the convention to include a seminar on ethics, local campaign training, and a question and answer session with Chairman Lou Stellato.
Also selected were legislative candidates in district 36, 37, 39, and 40.