Articles Posted in the " Monmouth County " Category

  • Sen. Jennifer Beck calls for Tax Administrator’s suspension

    By Art Gallagher | Senator Jennifer Beck today called for Monmouth County Tax Board Administrator Matthew Clark to step down or being suspended, pending the outcome of a reported Monmouth County Prosecutor’s investigation to his relationships with vendors of the the controversial Assessment Demonstration Program that creates new assessments of Monmouth County properties for […]

  • UPDATE: GOP prevails in Red Bank recount

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The tight contest between Democrat Councilman Michael DuPont and Republican newcomer Michael Whelan is officially over, Save Jerseyans. Whelan increased his narrow single-digit victory margin in a Friday morning recount initiated by DuPont who told MoreMonmouthMusings he does not intend to proceed with any further challenges to the Election 2015 result. Republicans […]

  • DiSomma: sore loser Red Bank Dems “try to make 2+2=5”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Despite a historic albeit close loss on Election Day, Save Jerseyans, Red Bank Democrats (who’ve lost consecutive municipal elections in a clear rejection of their governing tenure by the voters) have decided to subject the borough to a recount ordeal. The chief culprit is 3-term Councilman Michael […]

  • Gopal vs Beck in 2017?

    By Art Gallagher | From PolitickerNJ: Vin Gopal Long hailed as one of the most talented up and comers in New Jersey politics, the Monmouth County Democratic Chairman from Long Branch appears poised to run against state Senator Jen Beck (D-11) in 2017. Beck will be a very tough out, but Gopal is a […]

  • Team Point Pleasant continues undefeated streak

    By William G. Kuncken | The Save Jersey Blog Former Chair of the New Jersey Young Republican Federation, Michael Thulen Jr., secured his first victory as a councilman in Point Pleasant on Tuesday with 60.24% of the vote after being appointed to fill a vacancy, Save Jerseyans. The 30-something councilman will now be able to continue […]

  • LD11 SHOCK: Casagrande likely defeated, Angelini too close to call

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog It’s a huge blow to the NJ GOP… A late surge of Super PAC cash appears to have has sunk two of this cycle’s most surprising causalities, Save Jerseyans: veteran Assemblywomen Mary Pat Angelini and Caroline Casagrande… We’re told by those crunching numbers (and watching which towns are coming in) that […]

  • Long-time Democrat abandons Hornik in fierce Marlboro contest

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Is the tide turning against Democrats in a key Monmouth community? Former Marlboro Democrat Club President Patrick Kelly made waves this week when he endorsed a Republican, John Dwyer, in this year’s hotly-contested municipal race: The News Transcript op-ed was years in the making. Sources in Marlboro tell […]

  • Latino Coalition backs Hanlon in Monmouth, complains Democrat ignored its overtures

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The Latino Coalition Continuing Political Committee (LC-CPC) has endorsed Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon, Save Jerseyans. “Many of the clerk’s staff are still using typewriters to conduct business on a daily basis,” said Frank Argote-Freyre, Chair of the LC-CPC. “The Latino Coalition believes she is the right person […]

  • Long Branch Mayor Adam Schneider Endorses Angelini and Casagrande in LD 11

    By Art Gallagher | Long Branch, NJ- Mayor Adam Schneider, a Democrat, today endorsed Republican Assemblywomen Mary Pat Angelini and Caroline Casagrande for reelection in New Jersey’s 11th Legislative District. Schneider said that Angelini and Casagrande are partners that Monmouth County and Long Branch need in the Assembly. “It means a lot to have two […]

  • Chamber of Commerce honors Casagrande as Legislator of the year

    By Art Gallagher | The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce honored Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande as Legislator of the year last night at its biannual legislative awards reception at the New Jersey Center of Excellence in Bridgewater. Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande, an attorney and the assistant Republican Leader in the Assembly, is an outspoken advocate for […]

  • POLL: Who is Monmouth’s best GOP mayor in the Two River region?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog After thousands of North Jersey readers participated in August’s “Best Bergen GOP Mayor” poll, Save Jerseyans, we thought it would be fun to take the temperature of another populous New Jersey county, a little further down the coast, boasting a strong, active Republican party. You and I know how […]