Perr resigns

Burlington County Democratic Chairman Rick Perr has resigned. In an e-mail sent at 10:09 PM to Alice Furia, the Vice Chair, Perr said simply: "I am resigning as Chairman of the Burlington County Democratic Committee effective 12:01 am on September 1, 2009." Furia will become Acting Chair.

"The governor still has to come to bat."
—Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson, on Atlantic City.