Category: Jeff Van Drew

Did Van Drew really not try at fundraising? His FEC disclosure raises doubts.

By Matt Rooney _ Freshman Congressman Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-02) really crapped the bed with his Q1 fundraising, Save Jerseyans, hauling in only $120,556 when fellow Freshman Mikie Sherrill (D, NJ-11) and Andy Kim (D, NJ-03) raised over half Read More

NRCC says Van Drew “should quit now” after awful fundraising numbers

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. – Freshman Congress Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-02) pulled in a pitiful $120,556 in the first quarter of 2019, less than 1/4 of neighboring freshman Democrat Andy Kim and a clear sign of trouble ahead Read More

ELECTION 2020: Citing socialist threat, Richter forms committee to explore challenging Van Drew in NJ-2

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Former Hill International CEO David Richter took a step closer to a formal congressional bid on Tuesday by announcing the formation of an exploratory committee. “New Jersey is quickly becoming a one-party state, and that party continues Read More

NJ-02: Democrat Van Drew won’t join calls for Adam Schiff’s resignation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-02) is working hard to at least appear less crazy than the rest of the House Democrat caucus. On Friday morning, he dropped by Fox News’s America’s Newsroom to discuss Donald Trump’s renewed Read More

N.J. Democrats can’t have it both ways on Booker, wacky “Green New Deal”

By Matt Rooney _ Cory Booker is 100% down for the Green New Deal, Save Jerseyans. Ending air travel, slaughtering cows, Flintstones’s cars, gutting every structure in the United States… all of it. The latest cost estimate for Rep. Ocasio-Cortez’s Read More

Democrat Rep. Van Drew desperately wanted a Trump photo-op (and got it)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Democrats spent a significant portion of the evening sitting on their hands as Donald Trump delivered a masterful State of the Union address on Tuesday evening. One of them? From New Jersey? He couldn’t wait to shake Read More

Democrats Kim, Van Drew listed among America’s most vulnerable House freshman

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Freshman Democrat Congressman Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-2) and Andy Kim (D, NJ-3) triumphed in 2018, but 2020 looms large for both newly-minted representatives. That’s according to veteran political prognosticator Larry Sabato who released his 2020 House Read More

NJ-02: Singh “will evaluate” 2020 challenge to Van Drew

By The Staff __ Indian American millennial businessman Hirsh Singh was the establishment favorite heading into the 2018 NJ-02 GOP primary. He’s an unapologetic Trump backer too. The Gilmore circle’s backing wasn’t enough to get Singh across the finish line Read More

Van Drew’s weak win might make NJ-02 a top 2020 battleground

By Matt Rooney _ Democrat Jeff Van Drew’s relatively narrow 52.3% to 45.9% victory in NJ-02 was never seriously in doubt, Save Jerseyans. What many establishment Republicans are asking themselves this week is ‘was it avoidable?’ I didn’t think he’d Read More