Category: Middlesex County

ICE arrests 36 illegal aliens, some accused of heinous crimes, in New Jersey’s Middlesex County

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Newark Field Office arrested 36 illegal aliens last week in Middlesex County, New Jersey. The five-day operation focused on confirmed or suspected criminal aliens who were formerly incarcerated at Read More

Small-Business Advocate Endorses Thompson, Dancer and Clifton in LD 12

The NFIB/NJ PAC, the political arm of the National Federation of Independent Businesses in New Jersey, has endorsed Senator Sam Thompson, Assemblyman Ron Dancer and Assemblyman Rob Clifton for reelection in the 12th legislative district. “Your election is not only critical to Read More

Middlesex GOP’s Panos Looks to the Future Despite Trailing by 5 Votes in Old Bridge Ward Race

Wednesday morning was a true mixed bag for one veteran New Jersey Republican leader.   Her candidate for governor (Kim Guadagno) won a solid victory on Tuesday night, Save Jerseyans, as did her political ally State Senator Sam Thompson (R-12), but Middlesex Read More

VIDEO: Panos Blasts “Disrespectful” Haney Backers After Thompson’s Middlesex Convention Loss

By all accounts, Save Jerseyans? Chairwoman Lucille Panos‘s first Middlesex Convention went smoothly notwithstanding the expected, usual array of controversies. That’s the good news. The bad news: Panos’s endorsed gubernatorial candidate (Kim Guadagno) and political patron/incumbent State Senator (Sam Thompson) Read More

Tensions, Passions Mount Ahead of Spirited Middlesex Convention Vote Count

Voting in the contentious LD12 Senate and gubernatorial primaries just wrapped up here at Old Bridge High School, Save Jerseyans, and if I’m being candid (which I always endeavor to be with you), this is one of the tensest conventions Read More

POLL: Which LD12 Senate Candidate Wins Middlesex’s Convention?

One of this spring’s surprise primary contests? LD12, where veteran State Senator Sam Thompson (who first went to Trenton back in 1998) is receiving a strong challenge from Old Bridge GOP Chairman Art Haney who, for his part, is backed up Read More

Is Sam Thompson in Trouble? Sources Say ‘Yes,’ But Not Done Either.

Jack Ciattarelli wasn’t the only Republican to score an upset of sorts on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans, which means Asw. Betty Lou DeCroce (R-12) is no longer the only 2017 GOP legislative incumbent in real primary jeopardy. The basics: Also Read More

Ciattarelli Makes A Stand with Mercer, Middlesex Victories

It was an objectively solid night for Jack Ciattarelli, Save Jerseyans. The Republican gubernatorial primary candidate carried the Mercer County convention, 67 votes to 31 for Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno (+ 3 for Joe Rullo and one non-vote), securing that county’s Read More

Old Bridge Chairman Spars with Panos Over Changed Middlesex GOP Convention Location

Tonight (March 15th) is the Middlesex County Screening Committee meeting, Save Jerseyans, and the convention is right around the corner (March 25th). It’s to be expected that a major county’s democratic convention in a contested gubernatorial primary cycle would be Read More