John Edwards-Organization, New Jersey
updated May 22, 2007


On Feb. 28, 2007 the campaign announced the endorsement of former New Jersey governor and current New Jersey State Senate President Richard Codey.

On May 22, 2007 the campaign announced endorsements of 21 additional New Jersey leaders:

State Senator Joe Vitale - Deputy Majority Leader, District 19

State Senator Stephen M. Sweeney - District 3

State Senator Nick Scutari - District 22
Assemblymember John McKeon - District 27

Assemblymember Michael Panter - District 12
Pat Gillespie - Old Bridge Council President
Byron Arnao - Council Member, Glen Rock
Bob Davison - Council Member, Caldwell
Daniel J. Carluccio - former Ocean City Prosecutor, Ocean County activist

Peter Eagler - former Assemblymember and Clifton Councilman

A.J. Sabath - former Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development; currently State Senate President Codey’s Chief of Staff

Tim Carden - former Cabinet Secretary to the Governor and Commissioner of Human Services
Amy Rosen - Chief Operating Officer, New Visions for Public Schools
Michael Beson - former Chief of Staff to Congressman Pallone, Jr; Ocean Twp Board of Education member; former Mayor of Neptune; Chair of Howard Dean’s 2004 campaign in New Jersey

Gene Mulroy – Principal at Mulroy, LiCausi & Gibbs, LLC; original member of New Jersey Kerry for President Campaign and long-time democratic strategist

Rick Wright - former Chief of Staff to Governor James Florio Deputy State Treasurer; New Jersey Assistant Secretary of Energy under President Carter; National Finance Chair for Bradley for President

Chris Placitella - Cohen, Placitella & Roth; Past President, New Jersey Trial Lawyers

Blair MacInnes - Founding Blair MacInnes, Founding trustee and Honorary Chair of NJ SEEDS, former trustee, Drew University, political activist

Ed Farmer - former Chief of Staff to Congressman Pallone
Nathan Rudy - former Councilman of North Plainfield; Blue 7th PAC; Somerset County Activist
Jeff Gardner - Democracy for America Organizer; LGBT leader and political activist

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