Tag: Lonegan

Winter Storm Postpones Passaic Screening Until Next Wednesday

By Matt Rooney _ Tonight’s highly-anticipated Passaic County GOP screening committee vote has been postponed until next Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, in anticipation of today’s winter storm. What’s at stake?  New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District contains the Passaic towns of Bloomingdale, 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

NJ-05 UPDATE: Schepisi will endorse Lonegan while Rogers pledges support for McCann

Holly Schepisi, once considered a possible contender for the NJ-05 GOP congressional nomination herself, is ready to endorse Steve Lonegan in this year’s Republican primary. Save Jersey confirmed today’s rumor with the LD39 Assemblywoman. A formal announcement is still forthcoming.  Read More

NJ-05: Rivals McCann, Lonegan both push back against Gottheimer and Murphy’s high tax apathy

NJ-05 rivals for the Republican congressional nomination John McCann and Steve Lonegan are gearing up for a tough primary season, Save Jerseyans, but the opposing candidates agree on quite a few things. Notably? That Governor-elect Phil Murphy and freshman NJ-05 Read More

Former LG candidate Rendo will endorse McCann in NJ-05

Carlos Rendo performed admirably in November’s state-wide contest as Kim Guadagno’s running mate despite the realization of an anticipated loss. So well, in fact, that the charismatic and conservative Cuban American attorney and Bergen County mayor was lobbied to seek Read More

NJ-05: McCann seizes Alabama upset to cast opponent Lonegan as ‘unacceptable candidate’

A Republican loss in Alabama on Tuesday night prompted NJ-05 GOP primary hopeful John McCann to take a targeted swipe at his opponent, Steve Lonegan, as the 2018 cycle gets underway in New Jersey’s northernmost U.S. House district.  “Last night Read More

NJ-05: Lonegan notches another primary endorsement but the NRCC confirms it won’t take sides

Steve Lonegan continued his (to date) sweep of NJ-05 legislative endorsements on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, announcing the backing of Morris County conservative Joe Pennacchio (R-26).  “West Milford knows and trusts Steve Lonegan to fight for our conservative values,” said state Read More