Tag: ghee

Did a GOP House candidate offer his primary rivals jobs to drop out?

TOTOWA, N.J. — It’s a loaded charge, Save Jerseyans. On Friday afternoon, Antony Ghee (one of five Republican candidates in next Tuesday’s NJ-11 primary) held a late-in-the-day telephone presser and shocked journalists by directly accusing Republican primary rival Peter de Read More

NJ-11: Barlas says joint Morris GOP-Webber event is hypocritical for line-less organization

CEDAR GROVE, N.J. –– Essex County Republican Chairman Al Barlas makes no secret of his support of NJ-11 candidate Tony Ghee. He’s been the prime behind-the-scenes force behind Ghee’s candidacy. He’s also made no secret of the fact that he Read More

NJ-11: Carroll says DeNeufville should apologize for anti-Webber mailer

CHATHAM, N.J. — Peter DeNeufville is the wild card in next Tuesday’s NJ-11 Republican primary contest. He doesn’t have the name recognition or grassroots muscle of Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26). He doesn’t have the establishment support or two county lines (Passaic Read More

NJ-11: Ghee attempts incursions into Webber’s Morris

RIVERDALE, N.J. — Jay Webber (R-26) represented Riverdale prior to the 2011 legislative reapportionment.  Today? It’s in LD40 — where the Republican legislative leadership is all-in behind Webber’s CD-11 primary opponent Antony Ghee — and Riverdale’s Mayor is now following Read More

NJ-11: Webber drops new endorsements as Primary Day closes in

PARSIPPANY, N.J. — With Election Day less than one week out, Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26) tried to solidify his frontrunner status on Wednesday by dropping a new round of municipal endorsements. “The strength of our campaign is our people, and Read More

NJ-11: GOP Candidates Meet For Randolph Debate

RANDOLPH, N.J. — The 11th District GOP House candidates met for the first time on Thursday evening at the Randolph Diner for a debate moderated by Mount Olive Mayor Rob Greenbaum. It’s been a somewhat tame affair notwithstanding the stakes Read More