Tag: atlantic

N.J. Republicans begin canceling their remaining primary season nominating conventions

By Matt Rooney _ Nominating conventions are a familiar part of early spring in New Jersey. Not this year. The Middlesex County GOP and Atlantic County GOP have both decided to cancel their nominating conventions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 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

Atlantic GOP endorses assembly, county candidates

LINWOOD, N.J. – Atlantic County Republicans gathered on a sunny Saturday morning at Linwood County Club and selected their 2019 candidates. Republicans will field former Brigantine Mayor Phil Guenther and Freeholder John Risley for Assembly in 2nd Legislative District. The Read More

REPORT: Formica leaves LD2 GOP primary field

By The Staff _ Atlantic County radio host Harry Hurley reported on Friday morning that Atlantic County Freeholder Frank Formica is leaving the 2nd Legislative District primary Assembly race. The remaining declared candidates include fellow Atlantic County Freeholder John Risley, Read More

Risley joins LD2 GOP Primary, makes contest a four-man race

LINWOOD, N.J. — Atlantic County Freeholder John Risley is joining the LD2 Assembly contest.  Risley’s campaign announcement focused heavily on Atlantic-specific issues, “[b]ut Atlantic County doesn’t live in isolation,” according to the candidate. “I am deeply concerned about out-of-control spending and Read More

BREAKING: Singh locks up the Camden line

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — Hirsh Singh received the Camden County Republican “line” on Friday afternoon, news which gives the 30-something Indian American NJ-02 candidate a small momentum boost heading into Saturday morning’s potentially consequential Atlantic County GOP convention on the Read More