Category: North Jersey

Webber’s closing argument to NJ-11 voters: don’t reverse course on prosperity

MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. — Assemblyman Jay Webber did what candidates do on a rainy election day and dropped in on the morning Brookside Diner crowd gathered at NJ-11’s Whippany. Unlike many of his GOP colleagues? Webber, a rock-ribbed conservative legislator Read More

‘Say No to Menendez’ truck sighted cruising Newark’s streets

NEWARK, N.J. — Bob Hugin’s campaign isn’t expecting to win Essex County. Not even Chris Christie pulled that off in 2013 (he lost Essex and Hudson despite winning the other 19 counties). But New Jersey doesn’t elected statewide candidates in Read More

N.J. legislator pushes $150k fine for voter fraud following Hudson mail-in ballot scandal

TRENTON, N.J. — It’s been reported that the U.S. Attorney’s Office has charged a Hoboken woman, alleging that she paid voters to submit mail-in ballot applications. “Voter fraud is real, it is happening in New Jersey, and we have a duty Read More

Yes, Hugin is striking a chord in Hudson County | Einstein

By Joshua Einstein _ New Jersey Republicans are excited about a surprisingly volatile Senate race this year, and none more so than the Republicans of superficially deep-blue Hudson County. While Senate hopeful Bob Hugin was born and raised in Hudson County before Read More

Mark your calendars: Save Jersey’s Matt Rooney will speak in NJ-11 on Oct. 22nd

By The Staff _ Time is scarce these days, Save Jerseyans! So there’s only going to be one Save Jersey live event between now and Midterm Election Day 2018: our founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney will travel to Montville (Morris Read More

POLL: Sherrill’s lead over Webber is slipping in NJ-11

By the Staff _ Adam Geller, the veteran pollster for Donald Trump and Chris Christie, sees a close and closing race to succeed Republican Rodney Frelinghuysen in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District as the midterm cycle enters October. “Despite the Read More

Schmelz decries ex-Republican Saudino’s “hate and ignorance” caught on audio tape

HACKENSACK, N.J. — It was almost three years ago that Michael Saudino, popular Republican Bergen County Sheriff, helped solidify the GOP’s county-wide slide by switching allegiances to the then-insurgent Democrats.  The move proved that the turncoat lawman’s principles were, at Read More

NJ-5’s Gottheimer attacks McCann by name. What’s his polling showing? | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ When your opponent is drowning? Throw them an anchor. But if they’re alone, by themselves, in the middle of the ocean? This is the somewhat enviable dilemma facing every well-heeled electoral campaign that’s ever led an Read More