Category: Election 2021

Possible ’21 competitors Ciattarelli, Steinhardt criss-cross state boosting GOP candidates

TRENTON, N.J. – It’s hard to attend a Republican event almost anywhere in New Jersey this fall without running into either Jack Ciattarelli or Doug Steinhardt. Or both. The ex-Assemblyman and incumbent NJGOP chairman, respectively, are seemingly everywhere these days Read More

LD25 Democrat Assembly nominee: Murphy is “probably going to be a one-term governor”

ROCKAWAY, N.J. – It likely bodes ill for Governor Phil Murphy’s 2021 prospects that 2019’s swing district legislative candidates are running away from him. Fast. Down in LD1 on Monday evening, an incumbent Democrat State Senator sought to distance himself Read More

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

Ciattarelli endorses Old Bridge’s 2019 Republican slate

TRENTON, N.J. – Jack Ciattarelli is already in for 2021, maintaining a dizzying array of appearances across the state at GOP events to lock up support. This week, the prospective challenger to Governor Phil Murphy threw his full support behind 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

ELECTION 2021: Ciattarelli backs Essex’s water crisis bond deal with Newark

NEWARK, N.J. – 2021 gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli opined on the ongoing Newark water crisis this week.  The former assemblyman joined his fellow ex-legislator (Democrat John Wisniewski) to discuss the issue as part of a new weekly segment hosted by Read More

POLL: Phil Murphy is one of America’s least popular governors

TRENTON, N.J. – Some Americans love their governors, Save Jerseyans. Phil Murphy is not one of those governors. – Morning Consult has released its 2019 second quarter polling results (and rankings) for all fifty U.S. governors. They also highlighted the Read More