Although their war hero presidential candidate is limping badly in the polls, GOP Assemblyman Bill Baroni and Assemblyman Sean Kean have no intentions of changing horses.
Both pro union New Jersey politicians - who are favored to win their races in the 14th and 11th districts respectively, still support U.S. Senator John McCain, who's at 8% among New Jersey Republican voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released last month.
That's 37 percentage points behind former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani, and four points in back of former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson.Read More >
New Jersey may look like deep Hillary Clinton territory, but the Barack Obama campaign says it’s starting to lay groundwork here.
National Campaign Manager David Plouffe and newly named New Jersey State Director Mark Alexander held a conference call today to announce the creation of a campaign office in West Orange, which will open next week, and the transfer and hiring of new staff.Read More >
Dr. Frederick Herrmann, the Executive Director of the New Jersey Law Enforcement Commission, today would not confirm or deny that District 14 Assemblywoman Linda Greenstein would receive relief money under the terms of the Clean Elections program.
Herrmann said that if the state Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) rules today to give Greenstein rescue funds, that information would be posted on the ELEC website at 10 AM on Wednesday.Read More >
Conservative activist Brian Brown didn’t back down this week from what he says is his Constitutional right to run ads against Assemblywoman Linda Greenstein, despite calls by both Democrats and Republicans in the 14th District for him to desist.
"It’s attacking the integrity of the clean elections program," said Greenstein’s Democratic running mate, Seema Singh.Read More >
Morning News Digest: Friday, May 17, 2013 By Matthew Arco Smith intends to fight for HCDO seat as Bernie Kenny's name re-emerges in Fulop era Mayor Jerry Healy’s loss Tuesday night inevitably triggered intra-party discussions about consequences to the Hudson County...
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By Tedford J. Taylor No topic is a less likely conversation-starter than our eventual deaths. Still, there is a lot to talk about. When polled, about 90 percent of people presented with end-of-life scenarios prefer the prospect of dying at home with... Read More >
“You represent the grit and tenacity that make Jersey City special. Thank you for believing in this great American experiment called democracy.” - Jersey City Mayor-elect Steve Fulop, to supporters at his victory party last night.- PolitickerNJ.com
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