Category: U.S. Senate

N.J. SENATE: Mehta says his D.C. property tax deduction was an oversight, has been corrected

By Matt Rooney _ U.S. Senate candidate Rik Mehta tells Save Jersey that he submitted paperwork on Tuesday to cancel a homestead deduction he has claimed on a District of Columbia property for nearly a decade but was not qualified Read More

U.S. Senate Race Profile: Sizing up the candidates vying for the right to challenge Cory Booker

By Matt Rooney _ Cory Booker is back home and running for U.S. Senate, Save Jerseyans, following his short-lived presidential campaign which didn’t even make it to Iowa. Iowa’s gain is clearly our loss.  Who are New Jersey Republicans putting Read More

Palatucci shows Rik Mehta around the Golden Gala

By Art Gallagher _ Bill Palatucci, New Jersey’s Republican National Committeeman, was showing U.S. Senate candidate Rik Mehta around the Golden Era Gala on Friday night, which surprised me because Hirsh Singh has been touting the Republican National Commiteeman’s endorsement for the Read More

Should Booker recuse himself from the impeachment trial?

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tuesday’s late night on Capitol Hill spilled into Wednesday morning as U.S. Senators, House manager and the White House legal team vigorously debated impeachment rule-related amendments; Chief Justice John Roberts (who is overseeing the historic trial) reprimanded Read More

Possible Booker challenger fires back at Bernie: ‘We are all Wall Street’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Cory Booker is out of the presidential race and back in New Jersey running for reelection to the U.S. Senate. One of his possible Republican challengers – former prosecutor Stuart Meissner – took to Twitter early Friday Read More