Wall — Phil Murphy, Democrat for governor, released the following statement upon winning the endorsement of the Monmouth County Democratic Party, his home county, at their convention in Wall Township Sunday:
“I am greatly humbled by the tremendous support our campaign received today from the Monmouth County Democrats. This is just a start — we still have a long way to go and we will not take anything for granted. This campaign is about moving our state and its people forward. Together, we can and will do great things.”
Murphy received 203 of the 233 votes cast to 22 for Assemblyman John Wisniewski and 8 for Bill Brennan.