Candidate Statements

October 25, 2018

My name is Ronald Johnson and I am a candidate for the Plainfield City Council At-Large seat this November 6, 2018 – Column C. I was born in Muhlenberg Hospital and, with the exception of a few years moving with my parents to Georgia, I was raised in Plainfield.  Inspired at a young age to help ...

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With Election Day just three weeks away, you may have noticed an increase in Facebook postings supporting Board of Ed candidates. Sadly, some candidates still think that the best way to win is through personal attacks that have no place in any election.  But don't be Trumped -- that's being done to ...

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Dear editor, I am David Graves, and I am running for a seat on the Plainfield School Board.I am running because I value education and believe in the ideals of service. I understand the social, ethical, and economic impact of education to our community and its value therein. As a parent who ...

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Dear Plainfield Resident,  As many of you are already aware, I was appointed Councilman At-Large for the City of Plainfield, NJ on June 18, 2018 to fill the vacancy left by Rebecca Williams. While I've had the chance to meet many of my constituents since joining the city council, I recognize ...

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July 30, 2018, Plainfield, NJ -- Rebecca Perkins has announced her candidacy for a three-year term on the Plainfield Board of Education. Perkins, a four-year resident of Plainfield, said her campaign slogan is “ABC – Accountable, Budget-based, and Caring.” “I believe that our children deserve an ...

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