Gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono’s lesbian daughter criticized Governor Chris Christie over his continued opposition to marriage equality. NJ.com reports:
The openly gay daughter of of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono sent an e-mail to her mother’s supporters this morning blasting Gov. Chris Christie for his stance on same-sex marriage. “As a gay American, I have a stake in what our governor says about marriage equality,” Tessa Bitterman, 22, wrote in an e-mail soliciting donations for Buono’s campaign against Christie. “And I have been deeply shocked by Chris Christie. As governor, he has been a giant roadblock to New Jersey achieving equality for all. By failing to support marriage equality, Christie is blatantly delegitimizing an entire group of people.”
Recent polls show Buono trailing the extremely popular Christie by 32 points.