Elliot Isibor

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Elliot Isibor
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Candidate for
New Jersey General Assembly, District 26
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York at Fredonia
Master'sLong Island University
Personal
Place of birthNigeria
ProfessionCEO of Newark Transitional Corporation
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Elliot Isibor was a 2013 Democratic candidate for District 26 of the New Jersey General Assembly.[1]

Biography

Isibor earned his B.S. from State University of New York at Fredonia in 1977 and his M.B.A. in Business Administration from Long Island University in 1981. His professional experience includes working as the CEO of Newark Transitional Corporation, professor at Essex Community College, director of Integrity House and director of a multi-phasic rehabilitation center.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2013

Isibor's campaign website highlighted the following issues:[3]

  • Re-invigorate New Jersey Economy/budget-fiscal discipline
  • Job creation and Training
  • Affordable Education, Housing & Healthcare
  • Environment/Quality of Life Issues
  • Public Safety

Elections

2013

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013

Isibor ran in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 26. Isibor was bracketed with Joseph Raich. He was unopposed in the June 4 Democratic primary. He was defeated by incumbent Jay Webber (R) and incumbent BettyLou DeCroce (R) in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[4][5][6][7]

New Jersey General Assembly, District 26 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBettyLou DeCroce Incumbent 32.9% 35,352
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJay Webber Incumbent 32.6% 35,028
     Democratic Elliot Isibor 17.4% 18,720
     Democratic Joseph Raich 17.1% 18,379
Total Votes 107,479

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Isibor was a candidate for District 26 of the New Jersey General Assembly. He was defeated in the November 8 general election. Isibor and Joseph Raich ran unopposed in the June 7 Democratic primary. Alex DeCroce and Jay Webber ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Michael Spector was also running as an Independent in the November 8 general election.[8]

New Jersey General Assembly District 26 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlex DeCroce Incumbent 32% 19,696
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJay Webber Incumbent 31.8% 19,543
     Democratic Joseph Raich 17.6% 10,847
     Democratic Elliot Isibor 16.8% 10,319
     Green Michael Spector 1.8% 1,095
Total Votes 61,500

Endorsements

2013

In 2013, Isibor’s endorsements included the following:[9][10]

  • Planned Parenthood Action Fund of New Jersey
  • NJEA PAC
  • New Jersey State Building & Construction Trades Council

Personal

Isibor and his wife have six children.

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