VIDEO: As reported earlier this week, Deputy Mayor Steven Langert has dropped out of the Assembly race following the announcement of Senators Singer and Kean’s joint run for the 30th District. Thursday afternoon, Deputy Mayor Langert, together with Lakewood senior resident Hal Halverson, filed their petitions at the Township to run in the coming Republican Primaries.
Halverson, a 40 year Ocean County resident, moved to Lakewood about 6 years ago.
See video for a video statement from the incumbent and his running mate.
Currently, there are 3 republicans on the Committee. The two Democrats, are Committeeman Meir Lichtenstien and Committeeman Ray Coles, who is also running for another term.