Tag: House

Democrats Kim, Van Drew listed among America’s most vulnerable House freshman

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Freshman Democrat Congressman Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-2) and Andy Kim (D, NJ-3) triumphed in 2018, but 2020 looms large for both newly-minted representatives. That’s according to veteran political prognosticator Larry Sabato who released his 2020 House Read More

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

Learning from N.J. Election 2018, including the folly of trying to run from Trump | EINSTEIN

By Joshua Sotomayor-Einstein _ New Jersey Republicans are undoubtedly still reeling from the November 6th election day defeat. Although the over-hyped “Blue Wave” turned into a lower than historically normal change of House seats on the national level and a Read More

Are Sherrill, Kim backtracking on their pledge to oppose Pelosi?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — New Jersey voters might have been hoodwinked (again) if they believed freshman House Democrats would oppose former Speaker Nancy Pelosi for another term with the gavel. On Friday, Roll Call reported that Congressman-elect Andy Kim (D, NJ-03) Read More

NJ-11: Pelosi is lobbying Sherrill for her speakership battle vote

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Will Congresswoman-elect Mikie Sherrill keep her promise to NJ-11 residents? According to Politico, Nancy Pelosi is working overtime to recruit newly-elected House freshman to her speakership coalition; those freshman include incoming members who previously went on record opposing Read More

NJ-03: MacArthur sitting tight until final 7k votes counted

MT. HOLLY, N.J. — Trailing challenger Andy Kim after the initial tabulation of vote-by-mail ballots, Republican incumbent Tom MacArthur said he’s not making any decisions until the provisional ballot count is completed. “This has been a hard fought campaign and like Read More