Category: Election 2019

With Somerset GOP on the ropes, Howes appears to be the man on deck

By Matt Rooney _ I’m not the League’s biggest fan, Save Jerseyans, but that doesn’t mean we’re not keeping a close eye on things (and our readers are everywhere). For example: this year’s League Somerset GOP reception was heavily-populated by Read More

Notes from this year’s New Jersey conservative leadership breakfast in A.C.

By Matt Rooney _ Conservatives haven’t had much of a voice in Trenton for awhile, Save Jerseyans, but this year’s 3rd Annual Leadership Breakfast (hosted by our dear friend Atlantic City Councilman Jesse Kurtz) reflected the new optimism infecting NJGOP Read More

POLL: Who’s the best candidate to succeed Bucco as LD25’s next assembly member?

DENVILLE, N.J. – Anthony Bucco’s and Brian Bergen’s victories on November 5th opened up an Assembly seat in lean-Republican LD25. That’s because Bucco, formerly an Assemblyman, was previously elevated to his late father’s State Senate seat. He controversially remained on Read More

Why are we talking about Maine’s Khalid and not New Jersey’s McClellan?

By Matt Rooney _ The National Mainstream Media’s favorite story of Election Night 2019: a Somali woman named Safiya Khalid who was elected to town council in Lewistown, Maine (population 36,000 and change). WashPo wrote about it. CS Monitor. CNN. Read More