METUCHEN - The Middlesex County Democratic Organization today endorsed Robert Menendez for Senate, Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-6) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), Freeholder Director Ronald Rios and Freeholder Shanti Narra for the Board of Chosen Freeholders. Over 300 committee people came out to participate in the convention.
“From Washington to New Brunswick, our elected officials have fought time and again for the values we hold dear as Democrats,” said Middlesex Democratic Organization Chairman Kevin McCabe. “Senator Menendez and Reps. Pallone and Watson Coleman are leading the fight on behalf of our families in Washington, standing up to the misguided policies of the Trump administration and working every day to deliver for New Jersey. Freeholder Director Rios and Freeholder Narra are working just as hard to provide fiscally responsible county government that puts working middle-class families first.”
McCabe noted that Middlesex Democrats made tremendous gains in 2017, helping to elect Assemblyman Craig Coughlin of Woodbridge as the Speaker of the General Assembly, electing five new council members in towns across the county and helping to elect Roy Frieman to the General Assembly in order to increase their delegation in Trenton.
Republicans in the county will choose their candidates at a convention on March 24.