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NJ-07: Leonard Lance loses

There’s “no path,” according to a leading Republican in Lance’s district. Developing…

Updated Ratings: N.J. Senate and House Races

By Matt Rooney _ Election 2018 is only one week away, Save Jerseyans. Praise the Lord! Pumpkin pie, jingle bells, football playoffs, and a brief respite from political commercials is almost here; it’s truly the most wonderful time of the Read More

Monmouth Poll: Incumbent Lance (R) trails his challenger Malinowski (D)

By Matt Rooney _ Democrat challenger Tom Malinowski is leading incumbent Leonard Lance by 8-points, 47% to 39%, in a new poll from Monmouth University. That model includes ALL voters: new registrants + folks who’ve voted at least once since Read More

NJ-07: Lance accuses his Democrat challenger of being a “tax cheat”

TRENTON, NJ – The gloves are off in NJ-07. Leonard Lance hit his Democrat challenger Tom Malinowski, a former assistant secretary of state under Barack Obama, with a biting new cable TV ad on Monday accusing the Democrat of being a “tax cheat” Read More

NJ-07: Democrat nominee criticized for silence during Obama-era border detentions

CLINTON TWP., N.J. — Democrats including those campaigning in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District this year hope to make an issue of controversial detention of children at the United States Southern Border. But in NJ-07? Republicans insist Democrat nominee Tom Malinowski Read More

GOP Congressman urges Trump to reconsider tariffs in light of excellent jobs report

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.85% last month as non-farm payrolls rose (seasonally adjusted) by a whopping 223,000. That’s the lowest its been in half of a century; the regular unemployment rate has only been this Read More

N.J. Senate primary candidate: Write in “Charlton Heston” over GOP’s House incumbents (and recruits)

By Matt Rooney _ GOP front runner Bob Hugin might be nipping at Bob Menendez’s heels in a new poll, but Hugin’s long shot Republican challenge on June 5th isn’t impressed by this year’s Republican ticket.  Running “off the line” Read More

New Jersey’s Lance Slams ‘Wasteful’ Farm Bill After Nay Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Agriculture and Nutrition Act (H.R. 2), popularly known as the Farm Bill, failed to get through the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday morning by a narrow 198-213 vote. Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) was among the ‘nay’ votes. Read More

NJ-07: Lance cheers end of “deeply flawed” Iran Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07), incumbent co-chairman of the Republican Israel Caucus, isn’t always on President Trump’s side but he is supportive of the Iran Deal’s demise. “The 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action negotiated by the Obama Read More