Tag: results

Why are we talking about Maine’s Khalid and not New Jersey’s McClellan?

By Matt Rooney _ The National Mainstream Media’s favorite story of Election Night 2019: a Somali woman named Safiya Khalid who was elected to town council in Lewistown, Maine (population 36,000 and change). WashPo wrote about it. CS Monitor. CNN. Read More

DEMOCRAT DISARRAY: Murphy, Sweeney tensions flare after ugly Election 2019

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrats still control Trenton, but a disappointing statewide showing on Tuesday is deepening already existing wounds within the New Jersey Democrat Party’s power circles. “Let’s be clear: the Democratic Party in New Jersey had a big day Read More

UPDATE: LD2 Assembly race is still too close to call (but the GOP isn’t optimistic)

By Matt Rooney _ There’s always that race where one party or the other says on Wednesday morning, “man, if only we had put a little more cash in.” Welcome to the 2nd Legislative District. – Contained entirely inside Atlantic Read More

GOP Senator asks AG to investigate Fulop for polling place electioneering

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Playing fast-and-loose with election law is a Hudson County tradition. One Republican legislator says Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (D) went a step too far on Election Day, and she wants Phil Murphy’s attorney general to Read More