Buono headlines Huttle fundraiser

Democratic gubernatorial candidate state Sen. Barbara Buono (D-18) last night headlined a fundraiser for Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle (D-37) that netted $60,000 for the incumbent assemblywoman from Bergen.

The fundraiser took place at the Assembly Steakhouse in Englewood Cliffs.

Earlier the same evening Buono headlined another fundraiser for Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr, helping the mayor raise $25,000.

"He’s obviously working very, very hard at it. I mean he’s traveling all over the country as chairman of the [Republican Governors Association] and I think at this point he has as good a chance or better than anybody else. His name is household word all across the country, and I think he would make a great president."
—former U.S. Rep. Jim Saxton (R-3), on Gov. Chris Christie