Tag: Van Drew

ELECTION 2020: Citing socialist threat, Richter forms committee to explore challenging Van Drew in NJ-2

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Former Hill International CEO David Richter took a step closer to a formal congressional bid on Tuesday by announcing the formation of an exploratory committee. “New Jersey is quickly becoming a one-party state, and that party continues Read More

NJ-02: Democrat Van Drew won’t join calls for Adam Schiff’s resignation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-02) is working hard to at least appear less crazy than the rest of the House Democrat caucus. On Friday morning, he dropped by Fox News’s America’s Newsroom to discuss Donald Trump’s renewed Read More

NRCC runs ads demanding N.J. Dems take a stand on Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nancy Pelosi’s vocalized reluctance to pursue impeachment are deepening divisions in the Democrat Speaker’s caucus.  Today, the NRCC announced it’s launching ads targeting five New Jersey Democrats — Van Drew (D-2), Kim (D-3), Gottheimer (D-5), Malinowski (D-7), Read More

Sherrill, Kim, Gottheimer and Malinowski declare support for non-citizens voting

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Democrats voted 228-197 on Friday to kill a GOP measure designed to condemn voting by illegal aliens in state and local U.S. elections. 4 of New Jersey’s 5 most vulnerable U.S. House members voted against the Read More

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