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|U.S. House, New Jersey, District 2|
Shober is a marketing manager at a law firm.
According to her website, Shober's campaign platform included the following issues:
- Raise taxes on the wealthy and hire more public employees
- Expand arts and technology education options, and offer more student loans
- Increase pay and assistance for veterans
- Ensure equal pay and provide healthcare for women
Shober ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent New Jersey's 2nd District. She defeated Viola Hughes and Gary Stein in the June 5 Democratic primary and faced Republican incumbent Frank LoBiondo and Independent David Bowen Sr. in the November general election.
|U.S. House, New Jersey District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Frank LoBiondo Incumbent||57.7%||166,677|
|Independent||David Bowen Sr.||0.3%||1,010|
|Independent||Frank Faralli Jr.||0.3%||892|
|Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
|New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012|
|U.S. House of Representatives, New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District, 2012 - Cassandra Shober Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner||$1,566,500|
|Total Spent by Election Winner||$1,336,918s|
|Top contributors to Cassandra Shober's campaign committee|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
According to a local news source, Shober was endorsed by Democratic committees in Gloucester, Camden, Burlington, Cape May, Ocean and Atlantic counties."
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- Politico, "2012 House Race Results," accessed November 6, 2012
- New Jersey Spotlight, "U.S. Congressional Race: District 2," May 23, 2012
- Cassandra Shober campaign website, "Priorities," accessed May 28, 2012 (timed out)
- WYNC "Live! NJ Election Results," June 5, 2012
- New Jersey Secretary of State "2012 Primary Results"
- Open Secrets, "Cassandra Shober 2012 Election Cycle," accessed March 21, 2013
- Gloucester County Times, "Candidates in Second Congressional District primaries discuss economy, taxes," May 25, 2012