Category: Election 2017

POLL: Phil Murphy stuck well below 50% approval

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrats are heavily-favored to hold the General Assembly in next month’s Election 2019, but Governor Phil Murphy’s prospects for reelection in 2021 remain less clear. Results released Friday by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Public Mind Poll show voters Read More

Ciattarelli says Murphy should quit the DGA, focus on N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy is vice chair of the Democratic Governors Association (DGA) and on track to take over the organization next year; he’ll be in Florida this upcoming weekend addressing that state’s Democrats. As when Chris Christie ran Read More

POLL: Murphy remains less popular at same gubernatorial juncture than Christie, Corzine

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Phil Murphy isn’t exactly unpopular, Save Jerseyans, but he’s less popular at the same point as Governors Jon Corzine and Chris Christie in their own respective tenures. And plenty of residents don’t have an opinion Read More

Phil Murphy declares driver’s licenses for illegals are a ‘no brainer’

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – It hasn’t happened yet, but Governor Phil Murphy told an interviewer on Monday night that making illegal driver’s licenses available in New Jersey constitutes a “no brainer” for New Jersey. The Republican Assembly slate in LD16, a Read More

Murphy says N.J. is ‘combatting’ gun violence with new executive order targeting banks, the firearms industry

MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Promising it would aid in “combatting” gun violence, Governor Phil Murphy stood in front of a misspelled sign on Tuesday and, flanked by supporters, announced a new executive order which will sever the business relationship between New Read More