Tag: House

Latest Cook Report ratings: 2020 NJ-02, NJ-03 races are ‘toss-up’ contests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Cook Political Report, a mainstay of American political prognostication, says two of New Jersey’s hotly contested 2020 House districts are hosting ‘toss up’ races. The latest ratings (click here) released Friday project toss-up battles in NJ-02 Read More

NJ-07: Republican Becchi focuses on forgotten issue of the national debt

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Our country’s $23 trillion national debt is the most significant issue in modern America which gets practically no attention from either party’s presidential candidates.  Rosemary Becchi, a GOP primary candidate in the 7th Congressional District, was tweeting about Read More

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

TRICK, NO TREAT: House Dems pass partisan impeachment resolution, 232-196

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a vote that fell almost entirely along party lines, House Democrats finally took a public step on Halloween to begin formal impeachment proceedings on Capitol Hill. The moves comes after many days of secret hearings and Read More

NRCC adds Richter, Ghassali to its 2020 ‘On The Radar’ list

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The NRCC unveiled its third round of “On the Radar” candidates on Wednesday, and two of the twenty-four names are New Jersey primary candidates.  David Richter (NJ-02) and Michael Ghassali (NJ-05) both hit the NRCC ‘Young Guns’ Read More

Malinowski insists secret impeachment info makes it “harder to defend the president’s conduct”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The secret impeachment hearing underway beneath the U.S. Capitol complex have been shielded from the American public’s view by Speaker Nancy Pelosi. When freshman Congressman Tom Malinowski (D, NJ-07) told NBC News on Wednesday that the mounting Read More

N.J.’s RNC Committeewoman: Pelosi, Democrats need to “get out of the way of progress”

TRENTON, N.J. – Republicans had a quiet albeit significant victory this week when Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi agreed to hold a public impeachment procedural vote. To date? The historic process has unfolded entirely under cover of darkness. Last week, Read More

OPINION: In NJ-05, Frank Pallotta is everything Josh Gottheimer isn’t | De Gregorio

By Nick De Gregorio _ It’s nice to be home after nearly a decade in the Marines. Leaving Bergen County wasn’t easy, but after 9/11 I felt a sense of duty that I could not ignore. Perhaps that’s why after Read More