N.J. Democrat Mayor Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribes

Alex Blanco
Alex Blanco

The sun came up today, Save Jerseyans, and another New Jersey Democrat politico is in deep legal trouble.

On Thursday, Mayor Alex D. Blanco of the City of Passaic, first elected back in 2009, plead guilty to accepting bribes from developers in federal court.

The bribes reportedly related to a low-income housing project.

$110,000 was exchanged.

Mayor Blanco’s sentencing is scheduled for February 23rd. Outside of politics, Blanco is a┬ápodiatrist and father of four children.