Tag: GOP

McCann defeats Lonegan, wins NJ-05 primary

RAMSEY, N.J. — Former Cresskill Councilman John McCann has defeated long-time fixture of New Jersey GOP elections Steve Lonegan for the 5th District Congressional nomination. The Republican attorney was powered by an aggressive (and expensive) 11th hour media blitz as 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

Are “blue wave” boosters bound for disappointment?

By Matt Rooney _ It’s almost gospel in media (and political) circles that the GOP’s goose is cooked in 2018. And it might be, Save Jerseyans. The president’s party usually loses at least some seats in a midterm cycle (with Read More