Home>Highlight>Passaic Dems back incumbents: Duffy, Lepore, Berdnik

Passaic County Freeholder Terry Duffy

Passaic Dems back incumbents: Duffy, Lepore, Berdnik

Speziale mulling Berdnik primary challenge to regain sheriff post

By David Wildstein, March 02 2019 3:56 pm

Passaic County Democrats picked incumbent freeholders Terry Duffy and Pat Lepore and sheriff Richard Berdnik to run on their organization line in the June primary.

Duffy and Lepore faces a challenge from Derya Taskin, a former deputy mayor of Paterson.

Taskin has said she would abide by the choice of the screening committee, which met today.

Paterson police director Jerry Speziale is mulling a primary challenge to Berdnik.  A former three-term sheriff, Speziale did not seek re-election in 2010 and was replaced by Berdnik.

Duffy and Lepore were first elected in 2004.

Republicans have not won seats on the Passaic County Board of Freeholders since 2009.

Spread the news:
Filter by
Post Page
Highlight Local Passaic
Sort by

Passaic surrogate says she’s innocent, plans to complete term

Bernice Toledo faces ethics complaint
January 4, 2020 1:33 pm


ACJC: Passaic surrogate made her friend administrator of $600,000 estate

Bernice Toledo charged with abusing office, failure to recuse
January 3, 2020 9:57 am


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *