Tag: Van Drew

Democrat Rep. Van Drew desperately wanted a Trump photo-op (and got it)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Democrats spent a significant portion of the evening sitting on their hands as Donald Trump delivered a masterful State of the Union address on Tuesday evening. One of them? From New Jersey? He couldn’t wait to shake 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

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

NJ-02: Grossman alleges sabotage, “unnecessary obstacles from GOP leaders”

NORTHFIELD, N.J. — Atlantic County Jewish attorney and long-time activist Seth Grossman came within a little more than 6-points of upsetting Jeff Van Drew in NJ-02 this cycle. On Friday night, as the dust continued to settle across the sprawling South Read More

Van Drew’s weak win might make NJ-02 a top 2020 battleground

By Matt Rooney _ Democrat Jeff Van Drew’s relatively narrow 52.3% to 45.9% victory in NJ-02 was never seriously in doubt, Save Jerseyans. What many establishment Republicans are asking themselves this week is ‘was it avoidable?’ I didn’t think he’d Read More

Updated Ratings: N.J. Senate and House Races

By Matt Rooney _ Election 2018 is only one week away, Save Jerseyans. Praise the Lord! Pumpkin pie, jingle bells, football playoffs, and a brief respite from political commercials is almost here; it’s truly the most wonderful time of the Read More

NJ-02: Is ‘moderate’ Van Drew joining the ‘guilty until proven innocent’ anti-Kavanaugh movement?

By The Staff _ Congressional candidate Jeff Van Drew has made a career in a rural, South Jersey lean-red district by masquerading as a ‘moderate.’ That’s increasingly hard to pull off now that he’s running for Congress in a cycle Read More

Did Sherrill and Van Drew get snubbed by Obama? Or did they snub him?

By Matt Rooney _ Former President, ex-messiah, and discredited ocean level-lowerer Barack Obama released an endorsement list last week, Save Jerseyans, one which steered clear of weighing in on his party’s ongoing struggle between traditional big government liberalism and outright socialism, Read More

NJ-02: Former GOP rival DeWeese to host fundraiser for Democrat Van Drew

WILDWOOD, N.J. — Dave DeWeese came as close as anyone ever has to dethroning state Senator Jeff Van Drew during the 2011 legislative election cycle, falling under 4,000 votes shy over winning out of over 45,000 votes cast. Flash forward Read More