Larry Wallace

Welcome to South Jersey: Kean sees opportunity where Dems delight in bipartisanship with Christie (with video)

Welcome to South Jersey: Kean sees opportunity where Dems delight in bipartisanship with Christie (with video)

SOUTH JERSEY – That GOP squall Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean (R-21) wants would hit down here amid the inlets, sand stretches and docks on Nov. 5th, or so it would appear, but for Democratic incumbents’ staunch messaging of bipartisanship with Gov. Chris Christie, distinct name brands and shock and awe independent expenditure artillery.

 While Christie has stayed away from making public appearances with battleground Republicans in key South Jersey firefights, Kean has run headlong into South Jersey’s throne room and challenged the dominant figure on the landscape: Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3).

Head fake?

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Featured Race: LD 3 - Sweeney goes mushroom cloud on Mulligan, DiCicco prodigal - and GOP takes heart in voters' mood

Featured Race: LD 3 - Sweeney goes mushroom cloud on Mulligan, DiCicco prodigal - and GOP takes heart in voters' mood

Combatants:

State Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3), Assemblyman John Burzichelli (D-3), and Assemblywoman Celeste Riley (D-3) versus GOP attorney Mike Mulligan for Senate, GOP Assemblyman Domenick DiCicco for LD3 Assembly, and GOP Dr. Bob Villare for LD3 Assembly.

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Gloucester County GOP Freeholders Wallace & Nestore Keep Campaign Promise, Outline Reform Agenda

GOP Freeholders Wallace & Nestore

Keep Campaign Promise, Outline Reform Agenda

Pair challenge majority Dems to end business as usual in Gloucester County

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Taxpayers Win, While Dems Scramble

GOP keeps campaign promises by forcing colleagues to expedite ban on full-time health benefits for freeholders, political appointees

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Governor Christie to Stump for Wallace & Nestore

Governor Christie to Stump for Wallace & Nestore

More evidence that Gloucester County is a political battleground in 2010 

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Gloucester Dems Admit They Will Raise Property Taxes

Gloucester Dems Admit They Will Raise Property Taxes

Freeholder candidate Heather Simmons calls on residents to fork it over

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New Democrat Candidates, Same Democrat Problems

Handpicked by Angelini and defending Dem freeholders “pattern of wrongful conduct” with secret meetings, Zimmerman & Simmons are business as usual

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Dems’ “Completely Neutral” Ethics Monitor Employed By Law Firm Paid $500k Annually By County Freeholders

Dems’ “Completely Neutral” Ethics Monitor Employed By Law Firm Paid $500k Annually By County Freeholders

GOP Candidates Wallace & Nestore blast the move;

Renew call for truly independent monitor

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Steve Sweeney? Spending Caps? Now, That’s Funny!

Steve Sweeney?  Spending Caps? Now, That’s Funny!

GOP freeholder candidates say 30% spending increase in Gloucester County since 2006 renders Sweeney “not credible” on spending caps issue

For Immediate Release       

Contact:  Larry Wallace,  Vince Nestore

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Wallace & Nestore Will Reject Taxpayer-Funded Health & Pension Benefits as Freeholders

Wallace & Nestore Will Reject Taxpayer-Funded

Health & Pension Benefits as Freeholders

Back DiCicco bill banning benefits for part-time elected and appointed officials, Challenge opponents to support bill and pledge to refuse benefits if elected

For Immediate Release                                           

Contact: Chris Russell 609 731-0770

           Woodbury, May 24, 2010 – Saying the time for sacrifice is now, Republican Freeholder candidates Larry Wallace and Vince Nestore, Jr. today pledged to reject taxpayer-funded health and pension benefits if they are elected to the Freeholder Board this November and challenged their Democrat opponents to do the same.

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The Back Room

Stung in NY, Astorino says Christie should think about stepping down as RGA chair

Dissed by Gov. Chris Christie, New York Republican Gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino said Christie should consider stepping down from his post as chairman of the Republican Governors Assocation.

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Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: July 23rd

Between RGA gigs, Christie doesn't skip a beat bashing Trenton Dems at seaside LGI town hall LONG BEACH ISLAND – Gov. Chris Christie squeezed LBI between trips to IowaNew HampshireConnecticut and – tomorrow – Colorado – just long enough to puncture his favorite Trenton-based targets in front of a...

Op-Ed

Legislation needed to restore balance in election financing

By JEFF BRINDLE Much has been written about the magnitude of campaign spending by independent special interest groups.  But until now, there has been little discussion about the impact. During the 2012 Presidential and Congressional contests,... Read More >

Contributors

(7-23-14) Rabner Opinion Keeps “Christie for President” Alive - Gov. Chris Christie’s fight to prevent same-sex marriage in New Jersey ended with Chief Justice Stuart Rabner.... more »
The Perry-Paul Debate is Healthy for the GOP – and for America  The foreign policy debate in the media between prospective GOP Presidential candidates Texas Governor Rick Perry and... more »
(Washington DC)-- Two recent votes on Capitol Hill suggest an overdue and radical departure from our nation's Draconian and costly War on Drugs.  It's a long-overdue discussion (and not just... more »
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.... more »

Quote of the Day

quote of the day

“We lived up to our end of the bargain. He didn’t live up to his end of the deal.” - Ed Connolly, president of the New Jersey Firemen’s Benevolent Association.

- The Bergen Record

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