Connie Wagner

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Concetta Wagner
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New Jersey General Assembly District 38
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Concetta Wagner


Concetta Wagner is a Democratic member of the New Jersey General Assembly, representing District 38 since 2008.

Prior to her election to the Assembly, Wagner served on the Bergen County Board of Freeholders during 2007, and on the Borough of Paramus Council from 2002-2007.[1]

Committee assignments

2010-2012

  • A1068 Requires NJT to purchase alternative fuel vehicles.
  • A1325 Requires labeling of food containing any product from a cloned animal or its progeny.
  • A2362 The "Animal Cruelty Recodification and Modernization Act."
  • A3374 Makes FY 2009 supplemental appropriations totaling $22,500,000 to provide food, energy and legal aid assistance to individuals and families under the "New Jersey Economic Assistance and Recovery Plan." [2]

Elections

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Wagner is running for re-election in 2011. She and Timothy Eustace ran unopposed in the June 7 Democratic primary. Richard Goldberg and Fernando Alonso defeated Joseph Gant, Scott Verrone, and Wojciech Siemaszkiewicz in the Republican primary. Vinko Grskovic is running as an Independent in the November 8 general election as well.[3]

NJ Spotlight has identified the 38th as one of the most competitive districts in the state, with potential for the GOP to pickup a seat in the Assembly.[4]

2009

Wagner won re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election. She was bracketed with Joan Voss and defeated Republican challengers Nicholas Lonzisero and Judith Fisher.[5][6][7]

New Jersey Assembly General Election, Thirty-Eighth Legislative District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Concetta Wagner (D) 28,618
Green check mark transparent.png Joan M. Voss (D) 28,078
Judith Fisher (R) 23,132
Nicholas Lonzisero (R) 22,808

Campaign donors

2009

Below are Wagner's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2009 election:[8]

Contributor 2009 total
Electrical Workers Local 164 $16,400
Gordon Bob for Senate $8,200
Fund of Joe Roberts Assembly Speaker $8,200
NJ Regional Council of Carpenters $7,460
Plumbers Local 14 $2,600

Endorsements

2011

Wagner has been endorsed by:

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Jersey General Assembly District 38
2008–present
Succeeded by
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