Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Bergen Democrats Back Steve Rothman in House Race

Bergen County Democratic leaders are supporting Rep. Steve Rothman over Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. in the 9th Congressional District.

New Jersey Congressman Steve Rothman
New Jersey Congressman Steve Rothman (Photo Courtesy of Rep. Steve Rothman's Office)

The Democrats will face each other in the June primary after a redistricting panel redrew boundaries to reflect population changes. Rothman decided to move back to Englewood instead of challenging Republic Rep. Scott Garrett in the 5th Congressional District.

Pascrell will likely have the edge when Democrats in his home district of Passaic County hold their convention on March 24. Bergen County Republicans on Thursday night endorsed Rabbi Shmuley Boteach to run against either Rothman or Pascrell in November. The rabbi is an author and TV personality who was Michael Jackson’s spiritual adviser.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!