Category: Republican Party

Mercer Republican Chair explains why Hamilton’s GOP Mayor Yaede was denied the line

HAMILTON TWP, N.J. – As entertaining as intense state-wide Democrat infighting might be at the moment, Murphy vs. Norcross has nothing on the Mercer GOP vs. Kelly Yaede war in terms of hot rhetoric and extremely personal attacks. It’s gotten Read More

Holman Wins Bruising Ocean County GOP Chairman’s Race

TOMS RIVER, NJ – The race to succeed George Gilmore as Ocean County’s Republican chairman is over. On Wednesday evening, county committee members and lawyers gathered at the Toms River North High School and elected (via secret ballot) Frank Holman Read More

Post-conviction, Toms River Republican Councilman calls for Gilmore to resign

By Art Gallagher _ Maurice “Mo” Hill, the Vice President of the Toms River Township Council and a candidate for Mayor in the June 4th Republican primary, this afternoon called upon all Republican elected officials in Ocean County and New Read More

LD8: NJGOP teams with Peters for anti-rain tax video

TRENTON, N.J. – NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt cut an anti-rain tax video with Asm. Ryan Peters (R-8), and the pair released their work product on Monday. The significance: Peters (who is encouraging towns to pass resolutions opposing the new law Read More

Democrat Committeewoman flips to the GOP in Wyckoff

WYCKOFF, N.J. – There’s one new elected Republican in Bergen County this week. On Tuesday, the Wyckoff Republican County Committee announced that Democrat Committeewoman Melissa Rubenstein was flipping from the Democrat Party to the GOP.  _ “This week I officially Read More

LD8: Burlington Republicans formally break ties with Assemblyman Howarth

By Matt Rooney _ It’s been clear for days now (to be precise, since Sheriff Stanfield reentered the fray and locked arms with Assemblyman Ryan Peters) that Joe Howarth wasn’t going to get the Republican line in this year’s LD8 Read More