Tag: balles

EHT GOP Taps Balles, Parker For First Post-McCullough Election Cycle

EGG HARBOR TWP., N.J. — Republicans are attempting to pivot in one of New Jersey’s largest GOP-controlled towns this cycle. After long-time Egg Harbor Township Mayor James “Sonny” McCullough and Committeman Frank Finnerty announced their retirement earlier this month, on Thursday, approximately 75 Read More

REPORT: Balles will primary Levinson in 2019

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Absent a GOP gubernatorial primary, Save Jerseyans, the biggest contest worth watching next June might play out in battleground Atlantic County, epicenter of the A.C. takeover battle. On Wednesday morning, 7-year veteran Read More

Balles’s Daughter Hits Back at Whelan

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog During his recent barnstorm in battleground LD2, Governor Chris Christie likened incumbent state Senator Jim Whelan to a friendly “grandfather” who turns into an “animal” when it’s election season, savaging his opponents with a steady Read More

Balles vs. Whelan & Langford

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If attacking your opponent’s strength represents a legitimate path to victory, Save Jerseyans, then Atlantic County Sheriff Frank Balles may still have a chance to upset incumbent Jim Whelan in this year’s LD2 state senate Read More

Delusions on the Boards

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There’s only one person on the planet who thinks Atlantic City’s government is living within its means, Save Jerseyans, and his name is Mayor Lorenzo Langford (D). Check out this video from Tuesday evening’s local Chamber of Read More

Balles v. Whelan Debate (VIDEO)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s one of this cycle’s most-watched state senate contests, Save Jerseyans. Watch the debate live below beginning at 6 p.m. EST (Wed 10/2). h/t AC Press: Live streaming video by Ustream

TK2 Talks 2013 Senate Picture with Save Jersey

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Our old friend Sen. Tom Kean, Jr. (R-Union) called on Tuesday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, and we had an opportunity to discuss the state of his caucus’s attempt to capture the state legislature’s upper chamber this Read More

Balles Hits Whelan Over Taxes

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Frank Balles is trying to unseat South Jersey’s most liberal state senator, Jim Whelan, and reclaim a seat that the GOP reliably controlled for generations before Election 2007. He plans to do it by talking Read More

LD1 GOP Outraises Van Drew

Jersey Shore Republicans Seek to Diminish Incumbents’ Institutional Advantages By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The LD1 Republican challengers Susan Adelizzi-Schmidt, Sam Fiocchi and Kristine Gabor are off to a promising start in the money game, Save Jerseyans, having outraised Democratic Read More