Category: Election 2019

GOP Senator asks AG to investigate Fulop for polling place electioneering

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Playing fast-and-loose with election law is a Hudson County tradition. One Republican legislator says Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (D) went a step too far on Election Day, and she wants Phil Murphy’s attorney general to Read More

RESULTS: Salem County GOP holds strong, maintains county control

SALEM, N.J. – New Jersey’s least populous county is still in Republican hands after Tuesday night. Republican Dale Cross, a former freeholder, had defeated Democrat Beth Timberman by 654 votes when the dust settled in a three-way county clerk contest Read More

RESULTS: Somerset GOP loses sheriff’s post but freeholder fight remains tight

SOMERVILLE, N.J. – Democratic challenger Darrin Russo is the sheriff-elect in Somerset County, vanquishing Republican Bill Parenti in a result that’s no surprise to pundits. On the freeholder front? Where control of the board hangs in the balance? Democrat Melanie Read More

Republican Jesse Kurtz reelected to ward seat in Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Republican Jesse Kurtz has been reelected in Atlantic City’s 6th Ward; the current percentages are Kurtz 75.85% to 21.15% for the vanquished Democrat challenger. Republicans also picked up Ward 5 with Sharon Zappia. Developing…