Running to Bring New Generation of Progressive Leadership to County Party

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Amy DeGise is announcing that she is running for Hudson County Democratic Organization Chair in order to bring a new generation of progressive, inclusive leadership to the county party. An elected member of the Jersey City Board of Education, lifelong Jersey City resident and educator, Amy DeGise is expected to gain the support of the majority of the county’s mayors as well as many other Democratic leaders. A full list of endorsements will be announced soon.

“Hudson County is the most diverse, dynamic and exciting place in New Jersey and it’s time for our Democratic Party to reflect the energy and progressive values that our residents live every day,” said DeGise. “I’m running to lead our county party into a unified, strong future that is open to everyone who cares about their community and wants to see progress in our county. I’m incredibly excited to begin this journey and look forward to working as hard as I can for each and every vote and for the future of our Hudson County Democratic Organization.”

The elected committee members of the Hudson County Democratic Organization will be voting on June 12th for a new chairperson to succeed former Assemblyman Vincent Prieto.