Sherrill to attend Bhimani-Draeger campaign launch

Rep.-elect Mikie Sherrill will attend Lisa Bhimani and Darcy Draeger’s campaign launch next week, giving a boost to the two women trying to take out Assemblyman Anthony Bucco, who could challenge Sherrill in 2020. Though Bucco chose not to run in 2018, he created an exploratory committee earlier this year and is a strong Republican contender for the position. The latter point changes if Bhimani or Draeger manage to unseat

Draeger joining Bhimani in LD25 Assembly bid

Darcy Draeger, who was Rep.-elect tom Malinowski’s Morris County Campaign Chairwoman, is running for Assembly in the 25th legislative district alongside Lisa Bhimani. who nearly ousted State Sen. Tony Bucco in 2017. Draeger, who is also Chester Township’s Democratic municipal chair, will run against Incumbent Assemblyman Anthony Bucco and whoever Morris County Republicans run to fill retiring Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll’s seat. Carroll, who has held the seat since 1996,