Daggett picks Kean University administrator for LG

Independent gubernatorial candidate Christopher Daggett has picked Dr. Frank Esposito, the interim dean at Kean University's College of Education, as his running mate. Esposito, a specialist in American Indian, Colonial, and recent American history, will announce his candidacy for Lt. Governor at a 2PM news conference.

In 2002 an 2003, Espositio served as Interim President of Kean University.

Since Daggett, a former state Environmental Protection Commissioner, has qualified for matching funds, Esposito will participate in the official debate with Democratic State Sen. Loretta Weinberg and Republican Monmouth County Sheriff Kim Guadagno.

"I’m an undertaker by trade, so when I bury somebody, they don’t come back."
—Bergen County Democratic Chairman Lou Stellato