Category: Burlington County

Local 825 puts boots on the ground for Gibbs in NJ-03

MT. HOLLY, N.J. – 65 members of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local were on the ground in Mt. Holly on Saturday, injecting life into the NJ-03 primary campaign of former Burlington County Freeholder Kate Gibbs. Gibbs serves as Read More

NJ-03: Richter embraces Trump, “outsider” label in positive primary TV spot

TOMS RIVER, N.J. – With New Jersey rescheduled primary date less than two months away, NJ-03 GOP candidate David Richter is up on television with a positive ad – “Back to Work” – highlighting his business experience. Richter also tells Read More

NJ-03: Richter, Gibbs spar over massive proposed toll hike plan

MT. HOLLY, N.J. – State authorities set their own highway tolls, but transportation – and how to fund it – is quickly becoming a point of contention in this year’s NJ-03 Republican primary. The back-and-forth began on Friday when David Read More

NJ-03: Novak files motion, appears to walk back Richter endorsement

BARNEGAT, N.J. – Barnegat Mayor John Novak ended his long-shot bid for Congress on April 8th. He also endorsed David Richter. Five days later? He’s back in the fight. Sort of. – On Monday, Novak announced that he had filed Read More

Novak drops from NJ-03 primary, endorses Richter

BARNEGAT, N.J. – Barnegat Mayor John Novak is no longer a candidate for Congress in NJ-03. On Wednesday, the long-shot candidate issued a press release explaining that his “passions and agenda have not changed—but I am no longer a candidate Read More

NJ-03: Gibbs calls for all-vote by mail primary; Richter says she’s trying to “game this election”

MT. HOLLY, N.J. – If this year’s NJ-03 congressional fight wasn’t crazy enough already? Add a pandemic to the mix and all bets are off. News broke over the past few days that the Murphy Administration is considering EXCLUSIVELY vote Read More

Cloutless Kim fails to secure jobs-rich Army headquarters for Joint Base

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ — Andy Kim is proving to be a dud in his role as Fort Dix’s new advocate-in-chief. After his 2018 victory over incumbent Republican Tom MacArthur, Kim secured a hard-to-get seat on the House Armed Services Committee. Read More

NJ-03 Primary: Richter attacks Gibbs’s relationship with powerful labor union

This story was updated at 1:46 p.m. with comment from the Gibbs campaign. TOMS RIVER, N.J. — The gloves are off in NJ-03. On Wednesday, the campaign of David Richter took aim at fellow Republican primary candidate Kate Gibbs for Read More