Tag: parker space

GOP legislator pressed over Confederate flag photo; his response to critics says it all.

New Jersey Assemblyman Parker Space (R-24) and his wife, Jill, hail from a part of the Garden State that, at least politically, can feel more like South Carolina than North Jersey. The Skylands are red, and Assemblyman Space’s views issues Read More

LD24 BATTLE: Wirths Claims $50k+ Haul from Perona Farms Event

Assembly candidate Hal Wirths is claiming a strong start in his LD24 Assembly bid, Save Jerseyans, following a Thursday night event at The Barn at Perona Farms in Andover. He says the reception hauled in over $50,000. “I was overwhelmed by Read More

Former member of Gov. Christie’s cabinet running for Assembly

HARDYSTON — A former member of Gov. Chris Christie’s cabinet is running for a seat in the state Assembly. Harold Wirths, who resigned in August after six years as Christie’s state labor commissioner, filed paperwork Friday declaring his Republican primary Read More

Space in LD24: “Nothing better than an unregistered gun”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assemblyman Parker Space (R-24) loves the Second Amendment, doesn’t mince words, and certainly doesn’t care if anyone is offended by either, Save Jerseyans. “There is nothing better than an unregistered gun, believe me,” Read More

Down the stretch, NRA endorsement hits LD24 mailboxes

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In a race that’s gotten exceedingly (and some would say excessively) personal at times, Save Jerseyans, down the home stretch of the LD24 Assembly primary campaign, the establishment-backed GOP slate is doing Read More

NJBIA PAC sides with Space and Phoebus in LD24 primary battle

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Another potent advocacy group is weighing into this cycle’s increasingly ugly LD24 GOP primary, Save Jerseyans. On Tuesday, incumbent Assemblyman Parker Space and his running mate, Freeholder Gail Phoebus, trumpeted the endorsement of Read More

LD24 primary campaign gets personal online

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Morris County proper isn’t the only place where Republicans are ripping each other apart limb-from-limb this primary cycle, Save Jerseyans. In solidly-red LD24, a battleground which includes one Morris municipality (Mt. Olive), former Green Mayor Marie Read More

LD24 Update: Space, Phoebus earn Pro-Life primary backing

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A crowded primary to replace Alison McHose is slowly beginning to broil up in exurban LD24, Save Jerseyans. On Friday, the New Jersey Right to Life State PAC endorsed incumbent Assemblyman Parker Space Read More