Steve Lonegan

NRCC boosts Lonegan in NJ-05

The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) appears to have a favorite candidate in NJ-05 and it’s  Steve Lonegan. On Thursday, the group announced that Lonegan is ‘On The Radar’ for its Young Guns candidate support program “I’m proud to have been chosen for the NRCC’s Young Guns program,” Lonegan said.  “The Republican Party is unifying […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com
Read More

VIDEO: Lonegan, flanked by fake Bernie Sanders, lays into Gottheimer over single payer

Most of the New Jersey political world is still focused on Election 2017, but veteran New Jersey campaigner Steve Lonegan held a press conference on Tuesday to lay into freshman Democrat Josh Gottheimer and highlight his party’s flirtation with a Bernie Sanders championed single payer healthcare bill. Lonegan was joined by a supporter wearing a […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

Lonegan launches in Paramus: “Washington is in turmoil”

Steve Lonegan is officially in, Save Jerseyans, launching his campaign for New Jersey 5th Congressional District House seat — first reported by Save Jersey — at Paramus’s Courtyard Marriott on Thursday morning: In Paramus, former Bogota Mayor Steve Lonegan, a Republican, declares candidacy for NJ's 5th Congressional district. pic.twitter.com/5tSJnUhhIF — Steve Janoski (@SteveJanoski) August 24, […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

HE’S BACK: Lonegan’s CD5 announcement planned for Thursday

Steve Lonegan is back in the hunt, Save Jerseyans. This time? He’s running for the seat formerly held by Scott Garrett. According to an invitation received by Save Jersey (and subsequently confirmed by a source close to Lonegan), the former Bogota Mayor’s announcement of a 2018 New Jersey 5th Congressional District campaign is planned for […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com



In Trump World, even Steve Lonegan is an establishment hack!

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Steve Lonegan had been called many things during his blustery tenure in New Jersey electoral politics, Save Jerseyans, but until he backed Texas Senator Ted Cruz over Donald Trump and was tapped to serve as Cruz’s New Jersey state chairman, I’ve never seen Chris Christie‘s ’09 primary […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2016 SaveJersey.com


OPINION: Ted Cruz commits New Jersey political suicide by Lonegan

By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog How many times over the past few years has Steve Lonegan had his head handed to him by New Jersey voters both in primary and general elections? Whatever the number – try seven times – it’s sufficient to prove that they don’t want him, they don’t […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2015 SaveJersey.com

Lonegan backs Cruz, tapped for N.J. state chair

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Most of the focus has been on the Kean Family and Joe Kyrillos, Save Jerseyans, but here’s another well-known New Jersey Republican politician that’s not standing with Chris Christie when he announces for president: Steve Lonegan. “America needs a President that understands that only liberty can lead […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2015 SaveJersey.com

Lonegan, Forbes Launch “Fix the Dollar”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Steve Lonegan kicked off the next stage of his political career on Wednesday in NYC, Save Jerseyans, with long-time friend Steve Forbes at his side for the “Fix the Dollar” launch at Trinity Place Restaurant, a former bank. The scenery was appropriate. Here’s what you missed:

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com

Lonegan Ready to Go Again?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I keep tabs on these things for you, Save Jerseyans, and I’ve noticed an uptick in activity over on Steve Lonegan’s 15,000-strong official Facebook page. “Tell me what you like most about New Jersey?” the former CD3 House candidate asked his followers, eliciting 259 responses under 12 hours. Bored of […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com

No Picture

Predicting CD3: Who Wins? By What?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I don’t think this post requires an explanation, right? CD3 is the only truly “competitive” primary on the GOP house side of the ledger this cycle, and for the record, I’m placing the word ‘competitive’ in quotes because I’m not sure whether the final margin will seem competitive on its face […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com

MacArthur, Lonegan Nab Same NRA Rating

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve done my best to give you a look at the Second Amendment perspectives of both potential GOP Runyan replacements in CD3, Save Jerseyans. In short, I didn’t uncover too many differences. America’s leading gun rights organization agrees. The NRA released New Jersey Election 2014 ratings on Monday (primary eve); Tom MacArthur […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com

No Picture

Poll: MacArthur Up By 13-Points

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Time may be running out for Steve Lonegan to reverse the momentum and regain the upper hand in CD3, Save Jerseyans. That’s not a “RINO” observation. I’m just looking at the numbers. Data: a new poll out Wednesday morning from the American Action Network found Lonegan’s rival Tom MacArthur leading […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com

Palin Endorses Lonegan

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Yeah, I know, it’s boorish, but it’s news so here you go: Sarah Palin is injecting her Mama Grizzley-sized mouth into New Jersey’s Third Congressional District race, Save Jerseyans, by formally endorsing Steve Lonegan. “Steve is the type of conservative leader we need,” said former Governor-turned-reality star Palin in a statement […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2014 SaveJersey.com