Gill wins re-election in LD 34

Incumbent state Sen. Nia Gill (D-34) defeated challenger Mark Alexander tonight in the LD 34 Democratic Primary.

Alexander ran a spirited campaign off the line but Gill, running with the support of the Essex County and Passaic County Democratic Party organizations, cruised to victory.

"I’m excited as hell about CD 5. We have encouraged Congressman [Steve] Israel to get involved in CD 5."
—Democratic State Party Chairman John Currie