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Murphy camp presses Ciattarelli on appearance at ‘Stop the Steal’ rally


Gov. Phil Murphy’s campaign pressed Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli on his attendance at a “Stop the Steal” rally in a bid to tie him the party’s right wing.

“Nearly two months after the violent attacks on our Capitol, Jack Ciattarelli continues to deliberately mislead voters as to why he participated in a rally that was literally advertised as ‘Stop the Steal.’ It’s the same extreme and demonstrably false propaganda that fueled dangerous conspiracy theories about the 2020 election,” Murphy campaign spokesman Jerrel Harvey said. “Voters deserve to know if Jack stands with violent and radical extremists, or with the people of New Jersey.”

Read the full article here, originally published by the New Jersey Globe on March 3, 2021.