Author: Patrick Murray

New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Recap

New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Recap

New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Recap (6/4/14) - By the numbers. Worth the read for those interested in GOTV targeting and ballot position logistics. ...

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New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Outlook

New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Outlook

New Jersey 2014 Primary Day Outlook (6/2/14) - Handicapping CD12-D, CD03-R, and US Senate. ...

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When it comes to profiling Christie, facts are for wussies

When it comes to profiling Christie, facts are for wussies (4/10/14) - As the national media stories on our Guv pile up, expect more blunders about the Garden State. ...

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The Race is On!

The Race is On!  (2/24/14) - Well, somebody had to announce Sweeney and Fulop are running. ... .

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True or Not, Wildstein Letter Hurts “Christie 2016”

True or Not, Wildstein Letter Hurts “Christie 2016” (2/2/14) - It all hinges on his effectiveness as RGA chair. ...

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NJ Election Bullet Points

NJ Election Bullet Points (11/6/13) - Countervailing messages in yesterday's results; ticket-splitting, and more. ...

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2013 New Jersey Exit Poll Results

2013 New Jersey Exit Poll Results (11/6/13) - A recap of what we learned from yesterday's exit poll. ...

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Candidate Buono’s Legacy

Candidate Buono’s Legacy  (11/1/13) - Unfortunately for New Jersey, Sen. Buono's campaign lacked an effective message and messenger. ...

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The Back Room

Asbury Park Press corrects Williams error in Christie report

The Asbury Park Press last night mopped up after NBC anchor Brian Williams overreached when he said the feds had cleared Gov. Chris Christie of wrongdoing in a federal investigation, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: September 19th

NBC News: Federal charges ruled out for Christie in Bridgegate scandal NBC News tonight is reporting that federal investigators say after nine months of investigating Bridgegate there is 'no evidence" that Gov. Chris Christie had advance knowledge about any politically motivated scheme around the bridge lane closures at the...


Legislation needed for publicly financed gubernatorial elections

By JEFF BRINDLE It is critical that the Legislature soon enact a pending bill that would ensure the state’s Gubernatorial Public Financing Program is available in the event of a special election for governor.  Not only is there no current legal... Read More >


(9-17-14) Viral Video Prompts Questionable NJ Municipal Ordinance -  Socrates said, “While I might disagree with what you say, I will defend to the death your right to say... more »
The Correct Foreign Policy – Neither Fortress America Nor Pax Americana      Last week marked the 75th anniversary of the beginning of World War 2.  It started with the... more »
(Asbury Park, NJ) -- There's a word for someone who says one thing and does another: hypocrite.  There's no shortage of 'em in Trenton -- from ... more »
 The following letter was sent today to Republican state legislators, county chairs, state committee members, and New Hampshire... more »

Quote of the Day

quote of the day

“The fact is that they’ve been digging around for eight months now and have found absolutely nothing. Wrap up your work. Do your job." - Gov. Chris Christie

- PolitickerNJ


Should the Joint Legisaltive Committee investigating Bridgegate 'wrap it up?':


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