Tag: Assembly

N.J. GOP Minority Leader Bramnick sees reelection as victory for civility, over “far right” and left

WESTFIELD, N.J. – Anyone expecting to see a major change in GOP Assembly messaging after the caucus’s candidates exceeded expectations in last week’s legislative elections might be disappointed, Save Jerseyans. Assembly GOP Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21) took to Facebook on Read More

Why are we talking about Maine’s Khalid and not New Jersey’s McClellan?

By Matt Rooney _ The National Mainstream Media’s favorite story of Election Night 2019: a Somali woman named Safiya Khalid who was elected to town council in Lewistown, Maine (population 36,000 and change). WashPo wrote about it. CS Monitor. CNN. Read More

UPDATE: LD2 Assembly race is still too close to call (but the GOP isn’t optimistic)

By Matt Rooney _ There’s always that race where one party or the other says on Wednesday morning, “man, if only we had put a little more cash in.” Welcome to the 2nd Legislative District. – Contained entirely inside Atlantic Read More

In 2019 results, Burlington GOP sees the seedlings of a comeback

By Matt Rooney _ Burlco Republicans aren’t feeling as blue as the county-level results might suggest. Not at all. Democrats will have a 5-0 majority on the Burlington County Freeholder Board next year as Democrat Linda Hynes overcame incumbent Republican Read More