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St. Sen. Barbara Buono

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MYFOXNY.COM - Gov. Chris Christie and St. Sen. Barbara Buono are in the homestretch of the New Jersey gubernatorial race. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 5.

"I don't care that he's running for president.  Every decision he makes is with his eye to his national office. That's what concerns me," said Buono.

A Quinnipiac poll shows Christie's approval rating above 60 percent while Buono's is about 30 percent.

The Newark native who grew up in Nutley and attended Montclair State University and Rutgers University Law School says New Jersey faces real problems including the highest unemployment rates in the region.

"There is only one candidate running for governor of NJ and you're looking at her," Buono told GDNY.


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