Category: Jack Ciattarelli

Possible 2021 Murphy challengers Ciattarelli, Steinhardt blast Governor’s borrowing scheme

TRENTON, N.J. – Governor Murphy is reportedly lawyering up and preparing to fight for a massive “emergency” borrowing scheme which is undoubtedly unconstitutional and possibly even unnecessary.  Both of Murphy’s most likely 2021 Republican challengers say new borrowing isn’t acceptable.  Read More

Ciattarelli: Phil Murphy’s “not New Jersey”

TRENTON, N.J. – Republican 2019 gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli highlighted many of Phil Murphy’s recent callous and autocratic-sounding comments in a Wednesday fundraising appeal. “How about a multiple-choice question?” Ciattarelli asked supporters in his blast email. “Which of the following Read More

Murphy and DOT Commissioner Wrong to Proceed with Toll Hike Hearings | Ciattarelli

By Jack Ciattarelli _ Governor Phil Murphy is at it again. This time it’s the Atlantic City Expressway and South Jersey Transportation Authority (SJTA) toll hike hearings.  I’ve said again and again since late February – the Governor’s intentional lack of Read More

Ciattarelli upbraids Murphy for convening panel to decide which N.J. COVID-19 patients live, die

SOMERVILLE, N.J. – The Murphy Administration announced this week that it will convene a bioethics panel to help decide who lives (and who dies) in the event that COVID-19 strained New Jersey hospitals run low on respirators and personnel. “The Read More

ELECTION 2021: Trump polling alum Geller signs on with Ciattarelli campaign

SOMERVILLE, N.J. – Veteran Republican pollster Adam Geller is signed up with Jack Ciattarelli for 2021. Save Jersey has learned that the New Jersey polling wiz – whose long resume includes Chris Christie’s statewide campaigns, Trump 2016, and Kim Guadagno’s Read More

Ciattarelli invites former and potential opponents to his campaign kickoff

By Art Gallagher _ Former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli is apparently looking to clear his path to the 2021 Republican gubernatorial nomination by inviting his past and potential political opponents to attend his campaign kickoff. Ciattarelli, who lost the GOP gubernatorial primary to Read More

Ciattarelli says Murphy should quit the DGA, focus on N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy is vice chair of the Democratic Governors Association (DGA) and on track to take over the organization next year; he’ll be in Florida this upcoming weekend addressing that state’s Democrats. As when Chris Christie ran Read More

Ciattarelli endorses Old Bridge’s 2019 Republican slate

TRENTON, N.J. – Jack Ciattarelli is already in for 2021, maintaining a dizzying array of appearances across the state at GOP events to lock up support. This week, the prospective challenger to Governor Phil Murphy threw his full support behind Read More

ELECTION 2021: Ciattarelli backs Essex’s water crisis bond deal with Newark

NEWARK, N.J. – 2021 gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli opined on the ongoing Newark water crisis this week.  The former assemblyman joined his fellow ex-legislator (Democrat John Wisniewski) to discuss the issue as part of a new weekly segment hosted by Read More