Category: U.S. House of Representatives

NJ-03: Kim chickens out, ducks joint appearance with MacArthur

TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Presumptive NJ-03 Democrat nominee Andy Kim used to talk a big game when it came to his Republican adversary.  “If Tom McArthur has a question for me, I’m happy to have a debate with him anytime, Read More

Op-Ed: Watson Coleman says “do something” but, given the chance, she voted against school safety

By Daryl Kipnis _ When you watch this video, and hear my opponent Bonnie Watson Coleman at the very end, please recall that she was one of only 10 members of Congress who voted AGAINST the STOP School Violence Act Read More

NJ-05: Lonegan counters McCann ad with his own negative TV spot

HACKENSACK, N.J. — The elbows are getting sharper with two weeks left to go before Primary Day in New Jersey’s northernmost congressional district. One day after NJ-05 Republican rival John McCann went up on TV with footage of President Trump blasting Read More

MoveOn.org lied to New Jersey donors

By Art Gallagher _ MoveOn.org, the extreme leftist advocacy group and PAC, lied to its members in New Jersey’s 4th Congressional District in a fundraising email last month. In the email that purported to be a survey to determine which Democrat the Read More

New Jersey’s Lance Slams ‘Wasteful’ Farm Bill After Nay Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Agriculture and Nutrition Act (H.R. 2), popularly known as the Farm Bill, failed to get through the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday morning by a narrow 198-213 vote. Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) was among the ‘nay’ votes. Read More

Are “blue wave” boosters bound for disappointment?

By Matt Rooney _ It’s almost gospel in media (and political) circles that the GOP’s goose is cooked in 2018. And it might be, Save Jerseyans. The president’s party usually loses at least some seats in a midterm cycle (with Read More

Congressman Chris Smith Fighting For Release Of Americans Held In Iran

By Art Gallagher _ Congressman Chris Smith told News12 that he will personally bring the cause of Princeton University graduate student Xiyue Wang to the attention of Vice President Mike Pence and that he will have Wang’s wife, Hua Qu, testify before Read More

NJ-02: Opponents call for Singh to drop out after filing casts doubt on self-funding hopes

Updated 4:16 p.m. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Some South Jersey Republican leaders were left scratching their heads on Thursday after Hirsh Singh, the GOP front runner for Congress in NJ-02, revealed a personal net worth of no more than $100,000 Read More