Assemblyman Jay Webber has picked up the endorsements of State Sen. Anthony Bucco, Morris County GOP Chair Patti Page, Sussex County Sheriff Michael Strada, and eight Republican elected officials from Essex County in his campaign for Congress in New Jersey’s 11th district.
The Essex endorsements in particular show some strength in Essex for Webber, who is running off the line against organization candidate Antony Ghee. Webber has the backing of Fairfield Councilmen Joseph Cifelli and Michael Glynn, North Caldwell Councilmen Frank Astorino, Robert Kessler and Arthur Rees, West Caldwell Councilmembers Kathy Canale, Joseph Cecere, Michael Docteroff and Stephen Wolsky. The three towns are in the Essex portion of Webber’s legislative district.
Webber also won the backing of Byram Councilman Harvey Roseff, Harding Mayor Christopher Yates, Mendham Borough Mayor Neil Henry, Rockaway Township Republican Municipal Chair Kathy Quinn,and Florham Park Republican Municipal Chairman Paul Chase.
“I’m honored to have the support of these distinguished leaders from across the 11th Congressional District. They join our large and growing group of 114 endorsers and hundreds of volunteers and donors in supporting a campaign that is fighting for lower taxes, respecting the rule of law, and ensuring our freedoms. I look forward to working with each and every one of them over the next seven months to ensure victory in November,” said Webber.Webber Endorsements 040218