Category: Ocean County

REPORT: Ocean County Democrat committeeman threatens lawsuit over colleague’s insults

LITTLE EGG HARBOR, N.J. — Insults in the rough-and-tumble world of partisan politics are a dime a dozen. In one Jersey Shore county town, the recipient of the insults wants to sue. #Snowflake alert? You decide: Democrat Committeeman Dave Schlick, a Read More

NJ-03: MacArthur strategist says dead heat Monmouth Poll “chooses to ignore the history”

TOMS RIVER, NJ — A new Monmouth University poll showing Republican incumbent Tom MacArthur leading Democrat challenger Andy Kim by just a single point (40% to 41%) has New Jersey politicos talking today, but is it accurate? South Jersey’s senior Republican campaign Read More

NJ-03: Team MacArthur finds GOP energy in Ocean County

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – A blue wave may arrive this November, but it’s nowhere in sight in New Jersey’s deepest red Republican Shore county. On Monday night, Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) met with a full house of Republican supporters Read More

NJ-03: Kim chickens out, ducks joint appearance with MacArthur

TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Presumptive NJ-03 Democrat nominee Andy Kim used to talk a big game when it came to his Republican adversary.  “If Tom McArthur has a question for me, I’m happy to have a debate with him anytime, Read More

ELECTION ’18: GOP longshots Goldberg, Grossman team up at the Jersey Shore

TRENTON, N.J. — Republican state-wide campaigns (and general election ambitions) live and die on the margins produced at the Jersey Shore, the iconic region of the Garden State that’s working class, small business-owning population provided Chris Christie’s margin of victory Read More

NJ-03: MacArthur hammers Kim over questionable tax break

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – Tom MacArthur has a cool million in the bank, Save Jerseyans, and he’s already putting it to use.  On Monday, the Republican Congressman’s campaign launched a large-scale digital ad buy attacking presumptive Democrat nominee Andy Kim Read More

MacArthur’s only primary opponent succumbs to a petition challenge

MT. HOLLY, N.J. — Tom MacArthur’s June just got a little less interesting though no one watching New Jersey’s Third Congressional District expected much of a fight.  On Tuesday evening, a Final Decision was issued by N.J. Secretary of State Read More

Hugin Wins Ocean GOP Endorsement, Goldberg loses endorsements he didn’t have

By Art Gallagher _ Former Celgene CEO Bob Hugin won the U.S. Senate endorsement of the Ocean County Republican Party tonight in Toms River, defeating the Ocean GOP’s 2014 nominee, Brian Goldberg, by a margin of 142-12. “Ocean County delivers Read More