Mark Alexander

The on-leave Seton Hall law professor was, at first, Barack Obama’s national policy director; late last year, he became the New Jersey State Campaign Director. If Obama winds up as President, he’ll likely be offered an administration post, but right now he’s 12 slots behind Bob Decheine.

"I want to introduce you to the world’s largest Oreo cookie."
—Woodbridge Mayor John McCormac, flanked by Union County Assemblyman Jerry Green and Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson