Pryor Wins Neptune City Special Election, Monmouth GOP prevails over bus loads of Democratic canvassers
The streets of Neptune City were reminiscent of Newark, Jersey City or Chicago on election day Tuesday as out of town canvassers worked the town to get Democrats to come out and vote in a Special Election for a Council seat that was vacated as a result of a tie vote last November.
The State Democratic Party emailed Democrat activists statewide, imploring them to knock on doors and make phone calls in Neptune City, “because it is the home of Monmouth County Freeholder Director and Republican Leader Tom Arnone, who previously served as mayor.” U.S. Senator Cory Booker made a robocall for the Democrat candidate. An estimated 30 out of towners were bused in on Tuesday to to find Democratic votes to drag to the polls.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Monmouth Democrats, Monmouth GOP, Neptune City, Tom Kean JR | Tags: Freeholder Director Tom Arnone, Michael Skudera, Monmouth County News, Monmouth GOP, Neptune City, Neptune City GOP, Neptune City Special Election, Richard Pryor, Rick Pryor | 4 Comments »