Category: U.S. House of Representatives

N.J. Democrat House candidate: Disagree with me? Move to Arkansas!

By Matt Rooney _ Democrat Mikie Sherrill has an unambiguous message for anyone in her district that ISN’T on board with the Democrats’ “progressive” agenda: Move to Arkansas. Here’s the mailer her campaign recently sent out to NJ-11 voters: _ _ Read More

NJ-5’s Gottheimer attacks McCann by name. What’s his polling showing? | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ When your opponent is drowning? Throw them an anchor. But if they’re alone, by themselves, in the middle of the ocean? This is the somewhat enviable dilemma facing every well-heeled electoral campaign that’s ever led an Read More

MacArthur, father of two Koreans, accused of anti-Korean racism. What? | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Just when you thought our political discourse couldn’t get any dumber, Save Jerseyans, enter this piece of attack mail financed by the NJGOP in support of Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). This year’s NJ-03 contest is Read More

NJ-03: New MacArthur TV Ad rips Kim after WaPo calls out Dem challenger for lying

TOMS RIVER, NJ – A new television spot from the campaign of Congressman Tom MacArthur – “WaPo” – savages Democrat challenger Andy Kim for lying about his national security resume. The ad is up all over the district beginning this Friday. “Voters Read More

UPDATED: New recording proves Chris Smith didn’t say orphanages are “better than gay adoption”

By The Staff _ Update:  We now have some much-needed context to this story. MoreMonmouthMusings, which covers the Shore-reaches of Smith’s district, has now posted full video from the event referenced by The Blade. At one point, prior in time Read More

REPORT: Leaders of activist Montclair church scrutinized by Save Jersey plead guilty following Lance sit-in

MONTCLAIR, NJ — NorthJersey.com reported on Wednesday that “[f]ive activists, including three Montclair house of worship leaders, pleaded guilty in connection to a sit-in at U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance’s Westfield office earlier this year”; two of the defendants hail from Read More