NJ Trump Campaign Co-Chair Sen. Joe Pennacchio Endorses Frank Pallotta for Congress

June 20, 2020

Ramsey, NJ — New Jersey State Senator Joseph “Jersey Joe” Pennacchio (R-26), who serves as Co-Chair of President Donald J. Trump’s NJ Re-Election Campaign, has endorsed Republican businessman Frank Pallotta for the Republican nomination in NJ’s 5th Congressional District.

“Today, I am proud to endorse Frank Pallotta to be the Republican candidate to take on Josh Gottheimer in November,” said Pennacchio. “Frank’s business acumen and commitment to core conservative values make him the only choice to represent NJ’s 5th District as our candidate to stand with President Trump against Nancy Pelosi and her cronies. I strongly encourage my fellow Republicans and those who support President Trump to cast their vote for Frank Pallotta in the upcoming primary election.”

Pallotta graciously thanked Senator Pennacchio for his unwavering statement of support. “Senator Joe Pennacchio is a strong Jersey Republican leader who has kept fiscal responsibility and core family values at the forefront of his record of service throughout his distinguished career. As NJ’s Trump Campaign co-chair, he has worked on behalf of our President to promote the America First agenda in our state. I thank him for his endorsement and look forward to standing with President Trump in Washington.”

Pennacchio has represented the 26th Legislative District in the New Jersey Senate since January 8, 2008, where he is currently the Republican Whip (since 2017) and previously the Assistant Republican Leader (2014-7). He had previously represented the District in the NJ General Assembly from 2001 until being sworn into the Senate. In this capacity, Pennacchio represents the Republican stronghold of West Milford Township.

Frank Pallotta is a father, husband and successful businessman running for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th District.

For more on Frank Pallotta, please visit www.pallottaforcongress.com.