|New Jersey State Senate, District 29|
Barsoom is a physician at the HackensackUMC Mountainside Hospital. He has served as a board member for the North Jersey Developmental Center.
In an interview with the Belleville Times, Barsoom highlighted the concerns he has for his district, including high crime rates, high property taxes, unemployment and a lack of safety on the streets. Barsoom said, if elected, he would "push for more police in Newark, and more police presence on the streets."
- See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2013
Barsoom ran in the 2013 election for New Jersey State Senate District 29. Barsoom was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary. He was defeated by incumbent M. Teresa Ruiz (D) in the general election on November 5, 2013.
|New Jersey State Senate, District 29 General Election, 2013|
|Democratic||Teresa Ruiz Incumbent||78.3%||16,078|
Barsoom currently resides in Belleville, New Jersey.
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