Tag: testa

LD1: Testa locks up GOP senate primary as Fiocchi withdraws

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. – The Sam Fiocchi team had hoped that Cape May County — where he remains popular with Republicans — would give his candidacy the running room it needed to contest the June primary. It wasn’t Read More

LD1: It’s looking like an all-Vineland primary for the GOP State Senate nomination

VINELAND, N.J. — New Jersey’s 1st legislative district is sprawling, covering a significant portion of the state’s southern region. This year? The Republican primary to compete in a November special election for state senate (precipitated by the departure of Jeff Van Read More

ELECTION 2019: GOP Senate candidate calls on Murphy to back statewide Voter ID

VINELAND, N.J. – LD1’s declared Republican candidate for State Senate hit the ball back over the net at Governor Phil Murphy on Thursday, demanding that the top Democrat back a statewide Voter ID law. “I am in favor of making Read More

LD1: Testa says Murphy is making “ICE the enemy” while “New Jersey is sinking”

VINELAND, NJ – 2019 LD1 State Senate candidate Michael Testa (R-Vineland) took direct aim at the Murphy Administration on Friday afternoon following Thursday’s issued directive formalizing New Jersey’s status as a sanctuary state: “The Murphy Administration’s new immigration directive is an outrage Read More

LD1: Testa announces bid for Van Drew’s seat

VINELAND, N.J. – Cumberland County GOP Chairman Michael Testa is running for State Senate. The Vineland attorney made his long-expected announcement on Friday morning during Harry Hurley’s “Hurley in the Morning” radio broadcast. “For too long South Jersey has been Read More

LD1 GOP ratifies Fiocchi-Sauro ticket; Donohue says they’ll “complete the job”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog One down. Two to go? The First Legislative District has been a top “target” for both parties going on a decade, but for a period of several years beginning with Election 2007, Republicans were unable Read More