NJ-05: Lonegan counters McCann ad with his own negative TV spot

HACKENSACK, N.J. — The elbows are getting sharper with two weeks left to go before Primary Day in New Jersey’s northernmost congressional district.

One day after NJ-05 Republican rival John McCann went up on TV with footage of President Trump blasting him, Steve Lonegan cranked out a cable ad of his own on Tuesday which portrays McCann as an alleged “flim flam man” with purported liberal positions.