UPDATE: Whitman no longer a part of upcoming Middlesex GOP fundraiser

OLD BRIDGE, N.J. — Middlesex County Republicans are down to two governors for their upcoming October 5th fundraiser.

Late Monday night, the organization announced via Facebook that only former Governors Tom Kean and Chris Christie would headline the Forsgate Country Club event; the planned participation of former Governor Christine Todd Whitman, who recently expressed her hope that Republicans would lose Congress, had drawn strong criticism from party leaders and activists. The Facebook event update noted only that Whitman would not be in attendance, but it did not indicate whether she dropped or was dropped…

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