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Camille Abate was a Democratic candidate for the 5th Congressional District of New Jersey
Camille Abate was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 5th Congressional District ( map) of New Jersey. She was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Scott Garrett (R-N.J.). The primary will take place in June 2008. She lost in primary elections which took place on June 3, 2008.
Positions, record and controversies
Abate was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep.
Scott Garrett (R-N.J.) in the 2008 congressional elections. She lost in  primary elections which took place on June 3, 2008.
Money in politics
Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics'
Committees and affiliations
Shulman will be assigned committees if and when she is elected to Congress.
More background data
Official Abate for Congress Web site
Articles and resources
1.0 Rachel Kapochunas, 1.1 “Lautenberg Gets Incumbent Nod in New Jersey Primary”, “CQ Politics”, June 4, 2008 ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District