Zina in the News
The Union - June 21, 2019
More than 22 years in the job has given Pascrell plenty of time to provide the best of what he has to offer. It’s time for him to bow out and let someone younger, more energetic and with some new ideas move into the job.
Progressive.org - June 14, 2019
Environmental activist and clean technology investor Zina Spezakis felt compelled to run for Congress after seeing her representative in New Jersey’s Ninth District, Bill Pascrell, fail to act with urgency on climate change.
New Jersey Globe - June 6, 2019
Zina Spezakis, a clean technology investor and environmental activist, today opened her campaign to oust Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-Paterson) in the Democratic primary.
The New York Times - June 2, 2019
In New Jersey, Zina Spezakis, a clean technology investor, is taking on Bill Pascrell, who was first elected in 1996. While she found that the old-guard firms were not interested in her business, newer firms have popped up to help.
Hudson Reporter - April 24, 2019
If there was any wonder why Rep. Bill Pascrell recently embraced the New Green Deal, the announcement by environmental activists Zina Spezakis to run against him in the primary may well explain it.
The Nation - March 14, 2019
In New Jersey, Zina Spezakis is preparing for a challenge against Bill Pascrell, citing the urgency of climate change.
New Jersey Globe - March 6, 2019
Zina Spezakis, a clean technology investor and environmental activist, will challenge Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-Paterson) in the Democratic primary in New Jersey’s 9th district next year.