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Ocean County GOP Chairman George Gilmore indicted on tax evasion charges

Updated 5:19 p.m. TOMS RIVER, N.J. — Ocean County Republican Chairman George Gilmore, an attorney and of counsel for a powerful government affairs firm, has long considered the state’s most powerful unelected GOP power broker. Today? He’s been indicated on federal Read More

Hugin Wins Ocean GOP Endorsement, Goldberg loses endorsements he didn’t have

By Art Gallagher _ Former Celgene CEO Bob Hugin won the U.S. Senate endorsement of the Ocean County Republican Party tonight in Toms River, defeating the Ocean GOP’s 2014 nominee, Brian Goldberg, by a margin of 142-12. “Ocean County delivers Read More

Guadagno: “We will win this election”

NJ GOP Gubernatorial candidate Kim Guadagno stood before a full ballroom in Toms River yesterday, with her running mate, Woodcliff Lake Mayor Carlos Rendo, Republican National Committee Co-Chairman Bob Paduchik and Ocean County GOP Chairman George Gilmore standing beside her and Read More

REPORT: FBI Takes Its Gilmore Probe to the Ocean County Board of Elections

Wednesday was a tense day at the Ocean County Board of Elections office in Toms River, Save Jerseyans, when the FBI showed up armed with a subpoena seeking records relating to NJGOP powerbroker George Gilmore. Politico has the full story. The Read More

MacArthur tapped as top Republican on national heroin epidemic task force

Re-elected by a resounding margin last month to a second congressional term, Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is preparing to tackle a new role: the tip of the House’s spear in the battle against heroin abuse. It was announced Tuesday that Congressman Read More

Mike Pence cancels N.J. Trump fundraiser scheduled for Monday in Ocean County

TRENTON — Donald Trump’s running mate Mike Pence has canceled his planned visit to New Jersey scheduled for Monday, several GOP sources tell NJ Advance Media. Pence, the governor of Indiana, was scheduled to appear at a fundraiser in Toms Read More