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|Position = New Jersey General Assembly, District 22
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Campbell''' {{2013is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013#District 22|District 22]] of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Campbell''' was a [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013#District 22|District 22]] of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]].<ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-primary-candidates-general-assembly.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official 2013 Primary Candidates," Accessed April 15, 2013]</ref>
  
Campbell earned his Bachelor's degree from Babson college.<ref>[http://www.campbell4nj.com/ "John Campbell Official Campaign Website", Accessed May 9, 2013]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Campbell earned his Bachelor's degree from Babson college.  His professional experience includes owning a small business.<ref>[http://www.campbell4nj.com/ "John Campbell Official Campaign Website," Accessed May 9, 2013]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2013====
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Campbell's campaign website highlighted the following issues:<ref>[http://www.campbell4nj.com/ "John Campbell Official Campaign Website," Accessed September 11, 2013]</ref>
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*'''Housing'''
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:Excerpt: "Protecting families from foreclosure and financial harm will be my chief priority.  I would like to work with banks/municipalities to identify REO properties in an effort to promote a rehabilitation program focused on cleaning up our neighborhoods and creating jobs for people who need it most."
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*'''Economy'''
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:Excerpt: "We have to protect our middle class. We need to create jobs, not ship them overseas. Small business fuels our economy. Our state should be more aggressive in attracting small businesses if we want to stimulate job creation and decrease property taxes."
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*'''Re-Entry'''
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:Excerpt: "As Assemblyman I would like to begin a dialogue that instead of sending people who commit misdemeanors to jail, we do everything in our power to ensure that they don’t return to the system, exploring things like college as an alternative. I would also introduce legislature to incentivize small business owners to hire ex-offenders in an effort to provide a much needed second chance."
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*'''Education'''
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:Excerpt: "We need to talk about the un employment rates of recent college graduates.  It’s not right for young people to invest a quarter of a million dollars in their education and not be able to find a job.  It is absolutely essential that we do everything that we can to make college affordable so that we can retain NJ's best and brightest."
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*'''Veterans'''
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:Excerpt: "After serving our country and protecting our freedom many of them are homeless, living in poverty, and suffering from mental disorders. It is our time to serve those who served.  And for our men and women who are just coming home, we need to be working to ease the transition to civilian life."
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*'''Seniors'''
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:Excerpt: " Poverty, health care, boredom, depression, and isolation are just a few issues that are affecting $77 million Americans. It is our responsibility to care for these individuals, like they cared for us."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013]]''
  
Campbell {{2013isrunning}} in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013|New Jersey General Assembly]] District 22. Campbell is bracketed with [[Jeffrey D. First]]. He was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary. He is opposed by [[Gerald Green]] and [[Linda Stender]] in the general election on November 5, 2013.
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Campbell ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013|New Jersey General Assembly]] District 22. Campbell was bracketed with [[Jeffrey D. First]]. He was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary. He was defeated by incumbent [[Gerald Green]] (D) and incumbent [[Linda Stender]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.<ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-primary-results-general-assembly.pdf ''New Jersey Department of Elections'', "Official Primary Election Results," Accessed July 26, 2013]</ref><ref name=gencand>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-candidates-general-assembly-0828.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official general election candidates," August 28, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2013/by_state/NJ_Page_1105.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press,'' "New Jersey - Summary Vote Results," November 6, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-election-results-general-assembly.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' "2013 Official General Election results," accessed December 9, 2013]</ref>
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|Chamber= New Jersey General Assembly, District 22 General Election
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.campbell4nj.com/ John Campbell Official Campaign Website]
 
*[http://www.campbell4nj.com/ John Campbell Official Campaign Website]
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/campbellnjassembly John Campbell on Facebook]
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/campbellnjassembly John Campbell on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/johncampbellnj John Campbell on Twitter]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/144588/john-campbell#.UjEKZrzXKOE Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-primary-results-general-assembly.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', Official Primary Results]
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* [http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-unofficial-general-candidates-general-assembly-0715.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', Unofficial general election candidates]
  
 
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Revision as of 08:10, 19 March 2014

John Campbell
JohnCampbell.jpeg
Candidate for
New Jersey General Assembly, District 22
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sBabson College
Personal
Place of birthPlainfield, NJ
ProfessionSmall business owner
Websites
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
John Campbell was a 2013 Republican candidate for District 22 of the New Jersey General Assembly.[1]

Biography

Campbell earned his Bachelor's degree from Babson college. His professional experience includes owning a small business.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2013

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

  • Housing
Excerpt: "Protecting families from foreclosure and financial harm will be my chief priority. I would like to work with banks/municipalities to identify REO properties in an effort to promote a rehabilitation program focused on cleaning up our neighborhoods and creating jobs for people who need it most."
  • Economy
Excerpt: "We have to protect our middle class. We need to create jobs, not ship them overseas. Small business fuels our economy. Our state should be more aggressive in attracting small businesses if we want to stimulate job creation and decrease property taxes."
  • Re-Entry
Excerpt: "As Assemblyman I would like to begin a dialogue that instead of sending people who commit misdemeanors to jail, we do everything in our power to ensure that they don’t return to the system, exploring things like college as an alternative. I would also introduce legislature to incentivize small business owners to hire ex-offenders in an effort to provide a much needed second chance."
  • Education
Excerpt: "We need to talk about the un employment rates of recent college graduates. It’s not right for young people to invest a quarter of a million dollars in their education and not be able to find a job. It is absolutely essential that we do everything that we can to make college affordable so that we can retain NJ's best and brightest."
  • Veterans
Excerpt: "After serving our country and protecting our freedom many of them are homeless, living in poverty, and suffering from mental disorders. It is our time to serve those who served. And for our men and women who are just coming home, we need to be working to ease the transition to civilian life."
  • Seniors
Excerpt: " Poverty, health care, boredom, depression, and isolation are just a few issues that are affecting $77 million Americans. It is our responsibility to care for these individuals, like they cared for us."

Elections

2013

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013

Campbell ran in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 22. Campbell was bracketed with Jeffrey D. First. He was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary. He was defeated by incumbent Gerald Green (D) and incumbent Linda Stender (D) in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[4][5][6][7]

New Jersey General Assembly, District 22 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Stender Incumbent 28.3% 23,242
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGerald Green Incumbent 28.2% 23,168
     Republican John Campbell 22.9% 18,826
     Republican Jeffrey D. First 20.6% 16,965
Total Votes 82,201

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