Millionaire businessman Andy Unanue says he will seek the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in 2008.
“Over the past several days, Republicans across the state have urged me to run for the United States Senate. They believe that New Jersey and our nation are in crisis and need strong leadership to get things back on track. The good people of the Garden State can no longer afford to live here and are leaving in droves, in no small part because their interests have not been well represented in Washington,” Unanue wrote in a letter to GOP State Chairman Tom Wilson. “Because I share these concerns and care deeply about the future of our state and our country, I have decided to become a candidate to represent New Jersey in the United States Senate.”Read More >
Millionaire businessman Andy Unanue, the former Chief Operating Officer of Goya Foods, is informing GOP leaders of his decision to seek the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate. Unanue will square off in the GOP primary against State Sen. Joseph Pennacchio and Ron Paul NJ campaign leader Murray Sabrin for the right to challenge four-term Democratic incumbent Frank Lautenberg.Read More >
ORANGE – At-large Councilman Donald Page recently received an e-mail about an upcoming mayoral candidates’ forum from one of the event’s organizers letting his campaign know where and when the event was being held.
The problem is that the woman who sent the message is also working for one of his opponents in the mayor’s race.
Now Page wants to meet with former Councilman Ben Jones this weekend to hammer out the details of the forum sponsored by Jones' group, Citizens for Responsible Government (CRG).Read More >
The man reported to be at the center of a controversy over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge is resigning from the Port Authority, according to published reports.Read More >
Lance looking to ensure CD 3 ‘remains in Republican hands’ LAWRENCEVILLE – U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7) was no stranger on the campaign trail for Steve Lonegan. When the former Bogota mayor made a bid for the U.S. Senate, Lance traveled outside of his district to celebrate Lonegan’s primary...
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By Christopher Durkin Many New Jersey lawmakers have fought to make it easier to vote. And there has been considerable progress in terms of voter access and information. Voter registration has been made easier, with forms available online that... Read More >
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