SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Republican Organization will screen prospective candidates interested in carrying the committee's endorsement in the November 2021 election via Zoom.

Screening for the following offices will occur on Feb. 17 at 7 p.m., according to Tim Howes, SCRO chairman:

Governor; State Senate; State Assembly; Somerset County Board of Commissioners (two seats).

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“The Somerset County Republican Organization will continue its tradition of an open candidate screening this year,” Howes said. “In order to protect the health and safety of all involved, we will hold the meeting via Zoom.  As always, the caucus will produce excellent candidates.”

Candidates must meet the legal requirements for their office.  Any candidate who wishes to screen at the Feb.17 meeting must send notice of their intent to participate via email to by Feb. 3.