Tag: gottheimer

ELECTION 2020: fourth candidate enters NJ-05 GOP primary

BOGOTA, N.J. – The race to take one two-term Democrat Josh Gottheimer is becoming a bit crowded. On Sunday, New Jersey Globe was first to report that Bergen County resident Paul Duggan plans to enter the 2020 Republican primary in Read More

NJ-05: GOP opponent says Gottheimer tried “to cater to Nancy Pelosi” with impeachment vote

MAHWAH, N.J. – Frank Pallotta, one of the New Jersey Republican candidates seeking his party’s 2020 nomination in the Fifth Congressional District, had harsh words for his district’s Democrat incumbent Josh Gottheimer following Halloween’s House impeachment vote. “Josh Gottheimer showed Read More

Gottheimer ducks question about whether secret impeachment process is fair

NEW YORK, NY – Josh Gottheimer (D, NJ-05) joined The Daily Briefing With Dana Perino on Wednesday afternoon and completely ducked a question about the shadowy, secretive impeachment process unfolding on Capitol Hill. “It’s most important is getting to the Read More

NJ-05: Gottheimer draws heat for non-committal impeachment position

MONTVALE, N.J. – Josh Gottheimer is one of only two New Jersey Democrat congressman who, as of this writing, is keeping his powder dry on the issue of impeachment.  “The serious allegations that have surfaced about communication between President Trump Read More

NJ-05: Ghassali, Pallotta butt heads over fundraiser in ‘Squad’ member Tlaib’s district

HACKENSACK, N.J. – The quickly boiling New Jersey 5th Congressional District Republican primary has a new battlefront this week, and it’s a newly famous congressional district halfway across the country. On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the campaign of Republican Montvale Mayor Read More

NJ-05: Pallotta blasts Murphy’s $3.8M spending blitz on illegal alien tuition

MAHWAH, N.J. – The Murphy Administration isn’t lifting a finger to help Newark residents get a clean drink of water, but it split $3.8 million in financial aid among 749 illegal alien college students for the 2018-2019 academic year. Nearly Read More

Pallotta, Kean clear first stage of the 2020 NRCC ‘Young Gun’ process

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two New Jersey House candidates have formally landed on the National Republican Campaign Committee (NRCC)‘s radar. On Friday, state Senator Tom Kean and Goldman Sachs alumnus Frank Pallotta were announced as having made the ‘On the Radar’ Read More

NJGOP says Gottheimer, facing a challenge from the Left, isn’t welcome in its ranks

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrat incumbent Josh Gottheimer is facing a primary challenge in NJ-05 from the Left (Councilwoman Arati Kreibich of Glen Rock). It’s a sign of the times. NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt issued a statement on Monday explaining that Read More

NJ-05: GOP House hopeful Pallotta raises $146k in Q2

MAHWAH, N.J. — The campaign of Republican Frank Pallotta filed its second quarter fundraising totals on Friday, announcing a haul of just under $150,000.   “I am grateful for and so excited by the support my campaign has received since Read More