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Loretta Weinberg

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Loretta Weinberg
Loretta Weinberg.jpg
New Jersey State Senate District 37
In office
Term ends
January 10, 2012
Years in position 10
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected2005
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New Jersey State General Assembly
Bachelor'sUniversity of California, 1956
Master'sFairleigh Dickinson University
Date of birthFebruary 6, 1935
Place of birthNew York, NY
Office website
Personal website
Loretta Weinberg has been a Democratic member of the New Jersey Senate since 2005. Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Weinberg include Senate Bill 91 and Senate Bill 92.[1]

Weinberg graduated with a B.A. in History from the University of California.[2]

In addition to being a senator, Weinberg was the Co-owner/Vice President of Fineline Store Equipment from 1964 to 1995. Prior to her position in the state senate, Weinberg was the Majority Conference Leader for the New Jersey General Assembly from 2002 to 2005.[3]

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Weinberg has been appointed to these committees:



See also: New Jersey State Senate elections, 2011
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Weinberg is running for re-election to the District 37 State Senate seat in 2011. She faced no opposition for the June 7 Democratic primary election. Weinberg is opposed by Robert Lebovics (R) in the general election which takes place on November 8, 2011. [4]


In 2007, Weinberg was re-elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 37. Weinburg (D) finished with 24,118 votes and was followed by Clara Nibot (R) with 7,924 votes. Weinberg raised $442,827 for her campaign fund. [5]

New Jersey Senate 2007 General Election, District 37 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Loretta Weinberg (D) 24,118
Clara Nibot (R) 7,924

Campaign donors


In 2007, Weinberg collected $422,827 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $74,750
Electrical Workers Local 269 $8,200
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $8,200
Electrical Workers Local 400 $8,200
New Jersey State Laborers $8,200



Weinberg has been endorsed by:

District 37

Weinburg represents New Jersey Senate District 37, which includes the city of Hackensack, New Jersey.[8]


Weinburg was born on February 6, 1935 in New York, New York. She has two children: Daniel and Francine.

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Political offices
Preceded by
New Jersey State Senate District 37
Succeeded by