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Caliguire, Madrid nab Assembly nods in LD16

PRINCETON, NJ – Mark Caliguire and Christine Madrid are officially the Republican nominees for State Assembly in New Jersey’s 16th Legislative District, generating a monster margin in Somerset County and even winning in Hunterdon County where Roger Locandro (the third Read More

Simon faces Amodeo-like dilemma; GOP would fall to 28 seats

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Republicans are all-but certain to lose three seats after Tuesday night’s disaster, Save Jerseyans: Sam Fiocchi (R-1), Caroline Casagrande (R-11) and almost certainly Mary Pat Angelini (R-11). It’s all anybody’s talking about today. Read More

UPDATED: Simon appears to hang on in LD16 squeaker

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Good news! We think. As of this writing, Democratic challenger Andrew Zwicker seems to have fallen a hair short of toppling Assemblywoman Donna Simon and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli, who’s relationship with the NJEA has been particularly Read More

Meet Kip Bateman

2013 Meet the Candidates Series Continues, Week of September 15th By Nicole Sanders | The Save Jersey Blog In ongoing effort to introduce 2013 candidates to the voting public, I started a weekly column called Meet the Candidates. In essence, Save Jerseyans, it Read More

Simon Holding Roughly 1.5k Vote Lead in LD16

On of our “2012 races to watch” is certainly living up to its designation, Save Jerseyans. Incumbent Assemblywoman Donna Simon (R-16) is reportedly still holding on to a roughly 1,500 vote lead as of this writing following a special election in Read More

LD16 Preview: “Christie Conservative” Versus “Corzine Democrat”

With all of the hoopla surrounding this year’s federal contests and the summer party conventions, Save Jerseyans, it’s easy to forget that we have some very important “special” legislative races to win. Exhibit A is the fight for New Jersey’s Read More

Spadea Non Grata?

The Republican Assembly caucus is about to grow by one, Save Jerseyans. Up to 200 Republican committee members will gather tonight to fill the vacated seat of LD16’s late Assemblyman Peter Biondi. Post-redistricting, the new LD16 includes Branchburg, Delaware, Flemington, Hillsborough, Read More