Holmdel Board of Education President Vicky Flynn defeated Assemblywoman Serena DiMaso for the Republican endorsement for Assembly in the 13th legislative district tonight during a virtual nominating convention of the Monmouth Republican County Committee.
The vote count was 145-87.
Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger received 213 votes.
All other legislative and county races were uncontested.
DiMaso told MMM that she has not yet made a decision about running ‘off the line’ in the Republican primary. She told Politico she was running the in primary.
From @danieljhan_: Asm. Serena DiMaso, ousted from the party line Vicky Fylnn tonight, says she'll run in a primary. "I will turn my attention to June, where every Republican vote and voter will have a chance to voice their opinion on my record and the record of my opponents"— Matt Friedman (@MattFriedmanNJ) March 19, 2021
“I am overwhelmed and humbled with the support I have received in this campaign,” Flynn said in a prepared statement. “I would like to thank the entire Monmouth County Republican Committee for their endorsement tonight. I am excited to join our great Monmouth County Republican leaders – Senator Declan O’Scanlon and Assemblyman Gerry Scharfenberger – on the LD13 ticket this year. I look forward to a spirited campaign in 2021 and will work hard to earn every vote.”