Tag: mccann

NJ-05: McCann marches on primary rival Lonegan’s old home turf

BOGOTA, N.J. — 5th Congressional District GOP contender and former Cresskill Councilman John McCann spent one of his primary campaign’s final days marching through the streets of his Republican opponent’s old home base. On Monday, McCann participated in the Bogota (Bergen County) Read More

Lonegan nabs N.J. pro-life endorsement

HACKENSACK, N.J. — NJ-05 Republican candidate Steve Lonegan has been endorsed by the New Jersey Right to Life (NJRTL) PAC. “Steve Lonegan was instrumental in our successful effort to defeat Jon Corzine’s embryonic stem cell taxpayer rip-off,” said Marie Tasy, New Read More

N.J. GOP Congressional Hopeful: I Won’t Vote For Paul Ryan

OAKLAND, N.J. — One of two candidates for the 2018 Republican nomination in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District is pledging to vote against the incumbent House leadership should he make it to Washington, D.C., next January. Citing March’s massive Omnibus Read More

Channeling Trump, McCann calls Lonegan a “loser” over Passaic Screening rigging allegation

By The Staff _ After Steve Lonegan accused the Passaic County GOP of rigging its Thursday evening screening vote, the campaign of his victorious NJ-05 rival, John McCann, pushed back on Saturday with one of President Trump’s favorite put-downs. “How Read More

Team Lonegan rages against “Soviet-style” Passaic screening following loss

By The Staff _ Former Bogota Mayor Steve Lonegan isn’t taking his 19-4 loss at last night’s Passaic County GOP screening vote to NJ-05 rival John McCann sitting down. He says it was “rigged.” Here’s the full statement from his Read More

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