Forbes Endorses Bell

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog

steve forbesHe had less than $18,000 cash on hand as of April 1st and he doesn’t own a single county line heading into the June 3rd primary, Save Jerseyans, but for Reagan campaign staffer Jeff Bell is still forging ahead in this year’s low-dollar U.S. Senate primary.

On Wednesday, he announced the backing of a fiscal conservative luminary: Steve Forbes.

“Jeff Bell’s message of economic revival through a gold-backed dollar is the right prescription for what is holding back the U.S. economy,” Forbes said in a statement released by the campaign. “As someone who helped get Ronald Reagan’s tax cut plan off the ground, he knows how to translate big ideas into successful politics.”