Assemblyman Benjie Wimberly. The district 35 assemblyman would likely be the odds on favorite in the event he decides to enter the race for Paterson mayor. He is popular in the assembly, well-known in the city and comes with a huge following. However, according to a Paterson source, the assemblyman has not made his intentions known, leaving the door open to some speculation about whether or not he has interesting in pursuing the position of mayor.
Max PIzarro for Observer