Steve Rogers Issues Statement of Gratitude following Tuesday Primary Vote

June 7, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley commissioner Steve Rogers issued the following statement following Tuesday primary for the Republican gubernatorial nomination.

I am pleased that we ran a very positive campaign and touched many lives. I will be very busy working to get the LG and all of our party nominees elected in November. 

I thank God for an experience not many people can say they ...

Murphy celebrates Democratic gubernatorial primary victory in Essex County

NEWARK, NJ - Phil Murphy claimed the 2017 Democratic nomination for governor in Newark on primary night, promising to both boost New Jersey and challenge President Donald Trump.

"I reject completely the us versus them leadership that defines Chris Christie and Donald Trump," said Murphy to a surging crowd of more than 1,200 people at the Robert Treat Hotel in downtown Newark on ...

Gubernatorial Candidate Steve Rogers to Hold Facebook Live Townhall from Petracco's Deli 7 p.m.

NUTLEY, NJ -  Republican gubernatorial candidate Steve Rogers of Nutley will hold a Facebook live town hall meeting tonight from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. The meeting will be broadcast from Petracco's Deli in Nutley.

The public is invited to be a part of the live audience. Those who cannot make it out can be a part of the town hall on Facebook live. 

To be a part of ...

Murphy surges towards Democratic primary in Newark, courting urban vote

NEWARK, NJ - Phil Murphy flashed his 1000-kilowatt smile to a crowd of approximately 1,000 people at the Robert Treat Hotel on Saturday in downtown Newark, three days before the Democratic gubernatorial candidate faces the voters in the primary election. 

Murphy made a final request to a critical mass of Democratic primary voters, hoping for a voter plurality in the tens of thousands that ...

Plainfield Hosts a 'Get Out the Vote' Rally with Murphy, Booker

PLAINFIELD, NJ - It was a political who's who at Plainfield City Hall on Friday evening for a Get Out the Vote rally. 

Early on, Plainfield Mayor Adrian O. Mapp welcomed the crowd, and introduced City Council members. 

Angel Estrada, up for re-election as a Union County Freeholder, addressed the crowd, and then did so again in Spanish.  Freeholder Chris Hudak, seeking ...

Primary Election Day is Tuesday June 6

Tuesday, June 6 is Primary Election Day. Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Your polling place is listed on your sample ballot. If you do not have your sample ballot, you may look up your polling place on the New Jersey Department of State website: 

Poll Place Search: Click Here to Find Your Polling Place 

Ciattarelli Continues to Challenge Payment-in-Lieu-of-Taxes Programs

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli, R-16th is continuing his criticism of Payments in Lieu of Taxes, but is gratified that a proposed Jersey City Council ordinance would require PILOTs to be used to fund local public schools.

The ordinance would commit 26 percent of the payments to Jersey City schools.

 “It's good to see that Jersey City Council ...

Congressman Leonard Lance Contrasts Trump, Receives Mixed Reaction at Town Hall Meeting

CRANFORD, NJ – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) discussed Planned Parenthood, budget cuts, President Donald Trump and more at his 44th town hall on Tuesday night.

The crowd alternatively applauded and heckled Lance as he answered demanding questions by lottery from his constituents that strongly focused on Trump, including the investigation into Trump’s ties with ...

Former Vermont governor touts would-be New Jersey governor in Newark church

The Rev. Ronald L. Slaughter stood before 100 people at his regular weekly noontime service at St. James AME in Newark, providing a message that was both spiritual and political. 

"Politicians come and go, but God will keep you from falling," said Slaughter, with cries of "Amen" resounding from the pews. "You need to make a choice to affirm who you are ...

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Murphy in Montclair on Saturday

NEWARK, NJ - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy will be in Montclair on Saturday, May 20 from 9:30a.m. -11:30a.m. Located at the Murphy Democratic Headquarters at 316 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair, joining Murphy will be Levi Sanders.

Murphy has been making the rounds in Essex County, since early on in his campaign. He recently visited Newark to underscore his clean energy ...

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