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Linda Stender is a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 7th Congressional District (map) of New Jersey. She received the Democratic nomination in the June 2008 primaries, to fill retiring incumbent Mike Ferguson's (R-NJ) seat in the November 2008 Congressional elections. 
Positions, record and controversies
Today, Linda is proudly serving her fourth term in the New Jersey General Assembly where she is Vice Chairwoman of the Transportation and Pubic Works Committee and is also a member of both the Health and Senior Services Committee and the Tourism and Gaming Committee. 
Stender received the Democratic nomination in the June 2008 primaries, so she will go on to try to fill retiring incumbent Mike Ferguson's (R-NJ) seat in the November 2008 Congressional elections.
Money in politics
Committees and affiliations
Stender will be assigned committees if and when she is elected to Congress.
More background data
Stender for Congress
154 Herbert Avenue, Suite 116
Fanwood, NJ 07023
Phone:908-889-6793 or 732-340-0032
Articles and resources
- 2008 U.S. congressional elections
- Portal:New Jersey and the U.S. Congress
- ↑ Rachel Kapochunas,[ http://www.cqpolitics.com/wmspage.cfm?docID=news-000002887452&cpage=1 “Lautenberg Gets Incumbent Nod in New Jersey Primary”], “CQ Politics”, June 4, 2008
- ↑ Gabriel H. Gluck, "Why hotly contested race went to Lance: Primary showcased Stender's opponent," The Star-Ledger (New Jersey), November 6, 2008.
- ↑ About Linda Stender
- ↑ "2006 Elections in New Jersey," Center for Responsive Politics.
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on New Jersey's 7th Congressional District
- ↑ Stender's FEC filings
- ↑ Official Linda Stender for Congress website
- Stender's FEC filings
- 2008 Race Tracker page on New Jersey's 7th Congressional District
- Official Linda Stender for Congress website