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Cassandra Shober

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Cassandra Shober
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Candidate for
U.S. House, New Jersey, District 2
PartyDemocratic
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Cassandra Shober was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of New Jersey. She lost to incumbent Frank LoBiondo.[1]

Shober is a marketing manager at a law firm.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

According to her website, Shober's campaign platform included the following issues[3]:

  • 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

Elections

2012

See also: New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

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.[4][5]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Cassandra Shober 40.3% 116,462
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngFrank LoBiondo Incumbent 57.7% 166,677
     Libertarian John Ordille 0.9% 2,699
     Independent David Bowen Sr. 0.3% 1,010
     Independent Charles Lukens 0.5% 1,329
     Independent Frank Faralli Jr. 0.3% 892
Total Votes 289,069
Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"
New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngCassandra Shober 64.9% 9,810
Viola Hughes 26.3% 3,971
Gary Stein 8.8% 1,327
Total Votes 15,108

Campaign donors

2012

Breakdown of the source of Shober's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Shober was defeated by Frank LoBiondo in 2012. During that election cycle, Shober's campaign committee raised a total of $55,144 and spent $47,593.[6]

Endorsements

2012

According to a local news source, Shober was endorsed by Democratic committees in Gloucester, Camden, Burlington, Cape May, Ocean and Atlantic counties."[7]

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