follow us:Google+ FacebookLinkedInTwitterRSS Feeds

advertisement
State Street Blog

Christie, Buono to address NJBIA dinner tonight

By

Back to Top Comments Print

Recent Blog Posts

    Latest News

    advertisement

    Business leaders will get to hear first-hand tonight from the two candidates squaring off in November’s gubernatorial election.


    Republican Gov. Chris Christie and his Democratic challenger, state Sen. Barbara Buono, are each scheduled to speak tonight at the New Jersey Business and Industry Association’s Employer Legislative Committee State Dinner. The event begins at 6 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency in Princeton. It’s the first joint appearance for Buono and Christie since each officially won their party’s nomination last week.

    The Employer Legislative Committee brings together business people, legislators and other officials to discuss the state’s economy. The two candidates are expected to speak between 7:30 and 8:30.

    Meanwhile, Buono earned the endorsement this morning of the New Jersey State AFL-CIO, which called her “the only candidate who understands that in order to grow our economy we need to work from the bottom up.”

    The union, which has a record of supporting Democrats, gave its endorsement one day after a throng of Essex County Democrats crossed party lines to endorse Christie.
    Share This Story On:

    Write to the Editorial Department at editorial@njbiz.com

    advertisement

    Comments


    Be the first to comment.



    Please note: All comments will be reviewed and may take up to 24 hours to appear on the site.

    Post Comment
         View Comment Policy

    Advanced search
    Sponsored by
    advertisement
      
      
    advertisement
      
      
    advertisement
    Back to Top