Category: U.S. House of Representatives

NJ-05: Ghassali, Pallotta butt heads over fundraiser in ‘Squad’ member Tlaib’s district

HACKENSACK, N.J. – The quickly boiling New Jersey 5th Congressional District Republican primary has a new battlefront this week, and it’s a newly famous congressional district halfway across the country. On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the campaign of Republican Montvale Mayor Read More

N.J. Democrat Congressman: We Need Illegals To Mow Our Lawns!

HILLSBOROUGH TWP., N.J. – Do New Jerseyans need illegals to mow their lawns? That’s what freshman Congressman Tom Malinowski (D, N.J.-07) told supporters on Tuesday gathered at Cafe Brio in suburban Hillsborough, New Jersey, raising both eyebrows and allegations of Read More

VIDEO: NJ-11’s Sherrill gets shouted down by Trump impeachment boosters, struggles over ‘Squad’ anti-Semitism

VERONA, N.J. – Mikie Sherrill’s Monday town hall meeting didn’t go as planned. The first term Democrat congresswoman representing New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District faces reelection next fall with a coalition held together by scotch tape; event attendees (her core Read More

ELECTION 2020: N.J. Democrat Councilman switches parties, will run as a Republican for Congress

OLD BRIDGE, N.J. –  Old Bridge Democratic Councilman Mark Razzoli has gotten plenty of attention in recent months for vocally opposing Sanctuary Statehood and criticizing Democrat Governor Phil Murphy’s 2019 directive. On Friday? Razzoli announced his decision to run for Read More

Pallotta, Kean clear first stage of the 2020 NRCC ‘Young Gun’ process

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two New Jersey House candidates have formally landed on the National Republican Campaign Committee (NRCC)‘s radar. On Friday, state Senator Tom Kean and Goldman Sachs alumnus Frank Pallotta were announced as having made the ‘On the Radar’ Read More

ELECTION 2020: Richter launches, creates three-way GOP NJ-02 primary

AVALON, NJ – Ex-construction CEO David Richter is officially a candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s Second Congressional District. “Jeff Van Drew has completely failed South Jersey voters.  He spent over a decade supporting the Democratic majority in the state legislature Read More

NJ-07: Kean gets backing of top House Republican; rival Becchi makes ‘Maggie’s List’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s abundantly clear who the national Republican Party wants to run in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District next fall. “Tom Kean is the kind of leader that we need in Congress,” said GOP House Minority Leader Kevin Read More