Category: North Jersey

NJ-05: GOP House hopeful Pallotta raises $146k in Q2

MAHWAH, N.J. — The campaign of Republican Frank Pallotta filed its second quarter fundraising totals on Friday, announcing a haul of just under $150,000.   “I am grateful for and so excited by the support my campaign has received since Read More

Immigrant GOP House Candidate: Electing any of the 2020 Dems would mean the “death of democracy”

MONTVALE, N.J. – The Republican mayor of 8,000 resident-strong Montvale, New Jersey is a Syrian immigrant. He’s also running for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District Republican primary with a history of speaking out against Sanctuary Statehood. Ghassali didn’t Read More

NJ-05: Pallotta rolls out first round of primary endorsements

MAHWAH. N.J. – Republican candidate Frank Pallotta unveiled his first salvo of primary endorsements on Friday; he’s one of three current possible GOP challengers to incumbent NJ-5 Congressman Josh Gottheimer for next year’s 2020 election cycle. “I am so proud Read More

Port Authority will consider new airport fee, higher tolls at Thursday meeting

NEW YORK, NY – Get ready to pay even more to cross the bridge into New York City. On Thursday, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey board of commissioners will consider a $4.8 billion spending increase over Read More

ELECTION 2020: Ghassali demands apology from Gottheimer

MONTVALE, N.J. – 2020 candidate for Congress Mike Ghassali (R, NJ-05) has been a target for Democrats since before he announced a run. Now he says Democrats are continuing to lie about his tax record. “It’s absurd that a duly Read More

Man indicted for Jersey City murder, sexual assault and kidnapping (after being deported twice)

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – 33-year old Jorge Rios allegedly kidnapped, sexually assaulted and murdered 45-year-old Carolina Cano before discarding the victim in a Lincoln Park (Jersey City) lake. On Wednesday, Rios was indicted on murder, aggravated sexual assault and kidnapping Read More

Spadea to headline Morris County GOP unity event

BOONTON, N.J. – Mid-to-late June is the time for ‘unity breakfasts,’ when partisans of the same party gather to get past (or least try to overcome) the wounds from bruising primaries in expectation of the general election. Morris County almost Read More

Election 2020: Pascrell primary challenger believes there’s only 10 years left to save Earth

PATERSON, NJ – One of North Jersey’s veteran Democrat politicians is getting a primary challenge from the far-left next year, the latest sign that the Democrat Party’s hard-left turn isn’t slowing down. “I am running for Congress because I can no Read More