NJ-1 GOP Candidate Greg Horton on 1210 WPHT at 6:40 a.m.

Heads up, early rising Save Jerseyans!

Our old friend Greg Horton (R-Haddonfield) will be a guest on the The Chris Stigall Show this morning (Tuesday 4/8/2012) at 6:40 a.m. You can find Chris Stigall on the AM dial at 1210 WPHT.

Click here to listen live if you’re not located in the Philly/South Jersey media market.

Greg, a career educator, faces veteran incumbent Rep. Rob Andrews (D-Haddon Heights) in the fall campaign. Rep. Andrews is seeking reelection in a blue district during a high-turnout Democrat cycle; that’s a rough electoral cocktail for any Republican challenger. That being said, Andrews is also dealing with what many political observers believe to be an internal party attempt to run him out of politics (or at least dissuade him from seeking higher office?).

Who is behind it? And why? No one is 100% sure. Either way it remains a storyline to keep tabs on going forward.

You can learn more about Greg by visiting his official campaign website. Here’s a little door-to-door interview conducted by your Blogger-in-Chief back in fall 2011. It was part of our “Save the State House” series; Greg unsuccessfully ran for the State Assembly in LD-6:

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kvsagvJTcY