Freehold Businessman Announces U.S. Senate Run

Rich Pezzullo

Rich Pezzullo

Monmouth county businessman Rich Pezzullo will throw his hat into the US Senate race in New Jersey during an appearance at the Freehold Township Republican Club tonight , 7 PM, at the Szechuan Star Restaurant in Freehold New Jersey.

Pezzullo, 55, is a IT consultant serving small businesses. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves for 20 years, attaining the rank of Major, according to his campaign website.

In 1997, Pezzullo ran for Governor as the nominee of the New Jersey Conservative Party.

If Pezzullo wins the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, he will attempt to unseat Senator Cory Booker in the November election.

Posted: January 27th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: 2014 U.S. Senate race | Tags: , , | 5 Comments »

5 Comments on “Freehold Businessman Announces U.S. Senate Run”

  1. Jersey Joe said at 7:40 pm on January 27th, 2014:

    Looks like the GOP primary for US Senate will be a battle of heavyweights between Rich Pezzullo and Bader Qarmout.

  2. La Senora said at 11:07 pm on January 27th, 2014:

    Will he get the Bayshore Tea Party Group endorsement?

  3. Does it matter said at 12:45 pm on January 28th, 2014:

    If he get’s the BSTPG endorsement? I mean if a tree falls in the woods and no one is there to hear it….

    Actually, I hope he doesn’t because it would be a curse on top of a difficult climb.

  4. Murray Sabrin May Challenge Cory Booker | IVN.us said at 1:06 pm on February 5th, 2014:

    […] to run, creating a void in the GOP. Thus far, four candidates have expressed interest in running: pro-lifer Richard Pezzullo, businessman Brian Goldberg, former FBI agent Robert Turkavage, and Jeff Bell, who was the […]

  5. Murray Sabrin: Time is Ripe for Libertarian Movement in New Jersey | said at 2:28 pm on February 5th, 2014:

    […] far, four candidates have expressed an interest in running: pro-lifer Richard Pezzullo, businessman Brian Goldberg, former FBI agent Robert Turkavage, and Jeff Bell, who was the […]


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