NORTH PLAINFIELD – Democrat Ed Potosnak ended his 2012 bid for the United States House of Representatives on Monday to lead the non-partisan, non-profit, New Jersey League of Conservation Voters (NJLCV) as the organization’s executive director.
“I am honored to join the New Jersey League of Conservation Voters as Executive Director,” Potosnak said. “This is a truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. I look forward building on the grass roots energy of the diverse membership of NJLCV to promote non-partisan solutions to our environmental challenges,” Potosnak continued.
“I am very grateful for the outpouring of support I received to bring my real world experience as a Chemistry Teacher and small bushiness owner to Congress,” Potosnak said.
“I will be working everyday to ensure our children and future generations have clean water and air, as well open space,” Potosnak concluded.
Potosnak will begin as executive director of the NJ LVC on Jan. 17.
According to its website, the New Jersey League of Conservation Voters is a non-partisan, non-profit, public education, policy making and political action organization that works to make environmental protection a top priority with elected officials, decision-makers and the voters.
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