Tag: Senate

POLL: If N.J. Democrats “pull a Torricelli,” who should replace Menendez?

U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) limped through a primary context that was a little too close for comfort on Tuesday night, one which confirmed the incumbent’s weakness heading into the general election. Everyone’s buzzing inside and outside of the Garden Read More

N.J. Senate primary candidate: Write in “Charlton Heston” over GOP’s House incumbents (and recruits)

By Matt Rooney _ GOP front runner Bob Hugin might be nipping at Bob Menendez’s heels in a new poll, but Hugin’s long shot Republican challenge on June 5th isn’t impressed by this year’s Republican ticket.  Running “off the line” Read More

Oops: Murphy owned stock in N.J. GOP Senate candidate’s much-maligned cancer drug company

TRENTON, N.J. — Despite abusing his power to protect one of America’s most notorious Medicare scam artists, Bob Menendez is working overtime to make an issue out his presumptive Republican opponent Bob Hugin’s tenure at cancer drug titan company Celgene. Read More

ELECTION 2018: Menendez remains weak, unpopular in latest polling results

NEWS BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Despite continuing to lead his unknown presumptive Republican challenger Bob Hugin by double-digit margins in head-to-head public polling, U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) remains unpopular with his constituents according to the results of a new Rutgers Eagleton Read More

Former N.J. Candidate Morrisey Wins West Virginia’s GOP Senate Primary

By Matt Rooney _ Patrick Morrisey pivoted and it paid off, Save Jerseyans. The West Virginia Attorney General vanquished five rivals — including former coal baron Don Blankenship — in Tuesday’s widely-watched U.S. Senate primary in that state, but Morrisey Read More

In the N.J. Senate battle over drug pricing? Bob Menendez is unarmed.

By Matt Rooney _ Bob Menendez may be on record as ‘saddened’ by the lengthy prison term facing his long-time friend and donor Salomon Melgen, Save Jerseyans, but should anyone be? More to the point: where does Menendez of all people get off Read More