The 2014 Newark money war begins

The race for cash is on in the 2014 Newark Mayor’s race.

North Ward Councilman Anibal Ramos (pictured) leads the way with approximately $275,000 cash on hand. 

Former Assistant Attorney General/AG’s Counsel Shavar Jeffries placed second with $196,000. 

South Ward Councilman Ras Baraka came in third with $4,000 cash on hand.

"Let’s be clear, this was not a ‘humanitarian’ act by the Castro regime. It was a swap of convicted spies for an innocent American."
—U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ)