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?

Read More >

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.

Read More >

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

Read More >

Taxpayers Win, While Dems Scramble

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

Read More >

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 

Read More >

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

Read More >

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

Read More >

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

Read More >

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

Read More >

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.

Read More >

Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: September 15th

Winners and Losers: Week of Sept. 8th WINNERS Ray Lesniak Governor Chris Christie this week reversed himself on sports wagering, acknowledging the good sense of a bill the veteran 20th District state senator had previously seen vetoed by Christie. (Politicker Staff) http://www.politickernj.com/81196/winners-and-losers-week-sept-8th       Bergen County Exec's race:...

Op-Ed

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 >

Contributors

(9-10-14) Chief Justice Rabner Faces Funding Challenges as Top Court Administrator - Escalating legal fees for litigation is an unintended consequence of underfunding the Court System. ... 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

"As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities."

- Voltaire

Poll

Final (poll closes at midnight Tuesday): Who is the greatest native New Jerseyan?:

Blogroll

Visit the PolitickerNJ.com/resources page for links to the best collection of information on New Jersey state government.

 

  • Polls
  • The best blogs
  • Columnists
  • State election results
  • Assembly election results
  • Local party websites
  • And more.

PolitickerNJ.com/resources