Category: Tom MacArthur

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

MacArthur takes issue with Trump’s Putin Summit performance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Donald Trump’s less-than-tough treatment of Russian President Vladimir Putin earned criticism from both the Left and the Right on Monday, including from a reliable Trump ally (arguably his only congressional ally) in New Jersey. “Just days Read More

MacArthur aims for contrast with Murphy on gun control front

TRENTON, N.J. — Will they accomplish achieving actual safety for our kids? Probably not. But New Jersey’s Democrat Governor Phil Murphy says he’ll sign six (6) new gun measures which achieved final approval in the state legislature on Thursday including: Permitting Read More

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

Did this Democrat House Candidate embellish his national security resume?

TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Things seem to be going from bad to worse for the campaign of Democrat Andy Kim, an Obama era bureaucrat who hopes to unseat Republican Tom MacArthur this fall in New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District. First? He Read More

MacArthur says “in Jersey, we don’t back down” after tangling with House Democrat over chaplain firing

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Repeated calls for an investigation by Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY) into the firing (and subsequent re-hiring) of the U.S. House of Representatives chaplain elevated a few members’ passions on Capitol Hill this Tuesday, and a New Jersey member Read More

NJ-03: Was this labor union’s MacArthur endorsement timed to irk Murphy?

CLARK, N.J. — Maybe, Save Jerseyans. Just maybe. The New Jersey State Building & Construction Trades Council endorsed Phil Murphy last year. The powerful building trades union also backed Tom MacArthur in both of his previous House races in the Read More