Tag: gottheimer

Gottheimer, Malinowski back Pelosi for speaker

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two of New Jersey’s less senior Democrat congressmen have thrown in with Nancy Pelosi. The former speaker and radical San Francisco leftist was nominated by her caucus by a massive 203-32 margin on Wednesday. Among the “no” Read More

NJ-5’s Gottheimer attacks McCann by name. What’s his polling showing? | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ When your opponent is drowning? Throw them an anchor. But if they’re alone, by themselves, in the middle of the ocean? This is the somewhat enviable dilemma facing every well-heeled electoral campaign that’s ever led an Read More

NJ-05: McCann camp polling memo claims narrow lead over Gottheimer

HACKENSACK, N.J. — Internal polls always raise eyebrows and encourage debate, Save Jerseyans, but an advance copy of a forthcoming draft polling memo obtained by Save Jersey from a Republican source is certain to stir debate in North Jersey political circles. The Read More

NJ-05: McCann says Saudino snub exemplifies “partisan politics above friendship”

HACKENSACK, N.J. — One of North Jersey’s enduring political alliances came to an official and crashing end on Monday when Bergen County Democrat Sheriff Mike Saudino threw his support behind incumbent Democrat Josh Gottheimer in the NJ-05 Congressional race. A Read More

N.J. Congressman Moves To Regulate Assault… Rental Cars?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans are still in the middle of a robust Second Amendment debate after the latest batch of statistically rare but dramatic “mass shootings.” One politician says it’s time to go further and heavily regulate… …rental vehicles? It’s a Read More

Lance takes New Jersey’s property tax prepayment case to the IRS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Representatives Leonard Lance (NJ-07) isn’t giving up on finding a way for New Jerseyans to deduct those property tax prepayments that they scrambled to make late last year. Lance and his Democrat colleague, Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), Read More

NJ-05’s McCann: “Yes, I authored the chart that killed Hillarycare.”

Did one of the two Republican candidates in NJ-05 help kill Hillarycare, the doomed first term Clinton Administration health care overhaul championed by the former First Lady and considered a precursor of Obamacare? It’s a matter of dispute. This week, Read More

NJ-05 PRIMARY: McCann joins Lonegan on NRCC ‘Young Guns’ list

Both GOP primary candidates in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District can now boast a coveted designation on their respective roads to the nomination. On Monday, attorney and former Cresskill Councilman John McCann was added to the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) Read More

Hey Rep. Gottheimer: Are “Moocher States” kind of like “Shithole Countries”?

By Matt Rooney __ I couldn’t find much online from U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D, NJ-05) concerning Donald Trump’s alleged “shithole” remarks, Save Jerseyans, which makes him a bit of a rarity among his Democrat House colleagues.  Maybe the following Read More