Category: Joe Howarth

LD8: Norcross, Sweeney-tied unions donate thousands to GOP Assemblyman Howarth

EVESHAM TWP, N.J. – Assemblyman Joe Howarth (R-8) lost the party line in this year’s primary election after Republicans (and some Democrats) accused him of trying to switch parties in the wake of Senator Dawn Addiego’s defection to the Democrats. Read More

Foote defends Howarth, tells Burlco GOP its new chair “only has as much power as you relinquish to him”

MT. HOLLY, N.J. — The Burlington County GOP was already on the ropes and heading for the mat after losing its freeholder board and its only county-based Republican state senator (Dawn Addiego) in a few short months. Now a successor Read More

LD8: Undaunted Howarth declares ‘they’ll have to carry me out feet first’

By The Staff _ Republicans are out of power in Burlington County for the first time since 1975. Assemblyman Joe Howarth (R-8), a veteran educator and former freeholder, says rumors that he’s considering an early exit in light of the Read More

VIDEO: Howarth explains how $15 minimum wage will cripple hospice, in-home nursing providers

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog As the New Jersey Assemby’s Democrat majority muscled a $15 minimum wage bill through on Thursday with a 42-30-1 vote, Assembly Republicans took to the floor to illustrate, in graphic terms, how¬†the Read More

N.J. legislator irked by Obama’s ‘inappropriate’ Rutgers commencement address

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Not everyone was impressed by Barack Obama’s Rutgers commencement address, Save Jerseyans. In fact, plenty of folks in attendance this weekend thought it sounded more like a canned campaign speech than a Read More