Ciattarelli Wins Essex County GOP Line, Adds to Endorsements

March 24, 2017

SOMERVILLE, NJ – GOP Gubernatorial candidate Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli, R-16th, has been endorsed by the Essex County Republican Committee and will run on the county line in the June primary election.

"Earning the endorsement of Chairman Barlas and the Essex County Republicans continues what has been an exciting and successful week for our campaign as momentum continues to ...

Ciattarelli Rolls Out New Endorsements Following Burlington County GOP Landslide


SOMERVILLE, NJ– Following his landslide victory in Burlington County Monday night, Republican Assemblyman and candidate for governor Jack Ciattarellii (R-16) continued his momentum by announcing slew of new endorsements in Middlesex and Union Counties in advance of their respective conventions this week, as well as in Hunterdon, Somerset and Burlington ...

Hillsborough GOP Endorses Incumbents Tomson and McCauley

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Township Republican organization has nominated Committeeman Doug Tomson and Deputy Mayor Gloria McCauley for the Township Committee slots on the June GOP primary ballot. 

Looking forward to the upcoming campaign, the Deputy Mayor spoke about the many achievements the township committee has had over the last few years.

“During my last nine years on ...

Staats and Burke to Run for Hillsborough Township Committee

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Jane Staats and Harrison “Harry” Burke will be the Democratic candidates for the Hillsborough Township Committee, receiving the unanimous endorsement of the Hillsborough Democratic Organization (HDO) at their recent nomination meeting.

“The HDO is proud to stand behind Jane Staats and Harry Burke,” said John Beggiato, chairman. “We believe that ...

Ciattarelli Runs Away with Somerset County GOP Endorsement


SOMERVILLE, NJ  - GOP gubernatorial hopeful Jack Ciattarelli, who has spent his entire life living and working in Somerset County and several decades representing the residents of central New Jersey towns, easily won the endorsement of the Somerset County Republican Organization at Tuesday night's county convention.

Ciattarelli, a state Assemblyman (R-16th) and resident of ...

Young Republicans Host Gubernatorial Candidates Forum

SOMERVILLE, NJ – State Assemblyman and Republican gubernatorial candidate will participate in a GOP gubernatorial forum Thursday, March 9, according to a statement released from his campaign headquarters.

The event is sponsored by the Middlesex County Young Republicans and will be held from 7-9 p.m. at the Forum Theatre Cultural Arts Center, 314 Main St., Metuchen.

The event ...

Hillsborough Attorney Laurie Poppe to Run for State Senate Against Kip Bateman

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Laurie Poppe, an attorney and social worker who ran unsuccessfully for a seat on the Township Committee in 2015 and 2016, has been selected by state Democrats to run for state Senate in the 16th Legislative District against longtime Republican incumbent Christiopher "Kip" Bateman, who has been in elective office for 35 years.

"We need leaders in ...

Ciattarelli Adds Endorsements in Middlesex County Ahead of Convention

SOMERVILLE, NJ  – Back on the campaign trail full-time for the last 10 days, Republican gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli is crisscrossing the state and rapidly building support among key GOP leaders, including Middlesex County where an open convention process makes every endorsement highly valued.

The Middlesex County Screening Committee and full County ...

'05 Graduate of Hillsborough HS Chronicles Trump, His Tweets and Path to the White House in “Trumped! How Tweets, Trolls and Memes Won the Presidency for Donald Trump”

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Like millions of Americans, John F. Hughes was caught up in the drama, the history of the moment, the intrigue and suspense as Election night stretched into the early morning hours until it became increasingly clear that Donald Trump just might have pulled off one of the biggest upset victories in American politics.

It was then that Hughes, a Somerville ...

Somerville: Mayor Gallagher Seeks GOP Nod as County Freeholder Candidate

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Longtime Republican Mayor Brian Gallagher trusts his instincts, and his instincts tell him the time is right to move on and seek higher office.

Gallagher confirmed on Monday that he is lobbying members of the Somerset County Republican Committee to be selected as the candidate who will replace veteran Somerset County Freeholder Director Peter Palmer, who is retiring at the end ...

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Ciattarelli: Leaders Don't Let Polls Drive Policy

March 15, 2017

SOMERVILLE, NJ  – Republican candidate for Governor, Assemblyman  Jack Ciattarelli, R16th, said  Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno’s proposal to elect the New Jersey Attorney General misses the mark, and is a prime example of a candidate who makes policy proposals based on what her pollster tells her to do. 

Ciattarelli said the faith in government is at an ...