Tuesday night, Senator Jennifer Beck, Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini and Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande accepted the Republican nominations for the 11th Legislative District. The state’s first all female legislative ticket will seek reelection Tuesday, November 5th.
“Mary Pat, Caroline and I are honored to accept our party’s nomination,” Beck said. “We are dedicated to representing our constituents to the best of ability and we look forward to the voters returning us toTrentonto continue advocating for their needs. We take no election lightly and we plan on running a vigorous campaign.”
Beck, Angelini and Casagrande were first elected as a ticket to the 11th District in 2011. Beck, a former Red Bank Councilwoman, currently sits on the Senate Budget Committee, Casagrande, an attorney, sits on the Assembly Appropriations Committee. Angelini, the Executive Director of Prevention First, serves as the Deputy Conference Leader and sits on the Health and Senior Services Committee.
“I am humbled by the support I received from the primary voters and I look forward to a spirited campaign this November that focuses on the important issues facing our state,” said Angelini. ”Working with Governor Christie, we have made great strides in reformingNew Jerseybut we have a lot of work to do to make our state affordable.”
“Running for re-election to the Assembly is a tremendous honor that I do not take lightly” says Casagrande. “I, along with my running mates Senator Beck and Assemblywoman Angelini, will continue to fight for women, men, families and the hardworking taxpayers of New Jersey to make our state more affordable and the best place to live.”
The 11th District is comprised of Allenhurst, Asbury Park, Colts Neck, Deal, Eatontown, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Interlaken, Loch Arbour, Long Branch, Neptune, Neptune Township, Ocean Township Red Bank, ShrewsburyBorough,ShrewsburyTownship, TintonFalls, West Long Branch.