Some democratic party chairs in southern New Jersey want Congressman Jeff Van Drew to return campaign dollars that he has received ever since he came out against the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Eight chairpersons have signed the letter, including Cape May County party chair Brendan Sciarra.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday for Jersey City Police Detective Joseph Seals. Seals was shot in the head during a shootout last week in the city with two crime suspects, who also died in the shootout. Thousands of law enforcement personnel attended Tuesday’s funeral.
Should recreational marijuana be legal in New Jersey? You will decide next November. State lawmakers approved a measure that will put a referendum question on the 2020 ballot asking if pot should be legal in the Garden State. The question will require an amendment to the state’s constitution.
If you get your water from the New Jersey American Water Company, you may have to dig a little deeper to get water. The utility has filed a request with state regulators to increase its rates. The average home would pay an extra $6.46 per month for water.
Brigid Harrison has tossed her hat into the ring as she seeks the democratic party’s support for our local congressional race next year. Harrison lives in Longport and has taught at Montclair State University. Harrison announced her candidacy just one day after a weekend filled with news about Jeff Van Drew’s likely flip to the…
A bill that would allow undocumented immigrants the ability to get driver’s licenses in the Garden State has been approved by both the Assembly and Senate. Governor Phil Murphy is expected to sign the bill in to law. Republicans in Trenton say the bill promotes breaking the law.
Congressman Jeff Van Drew needs some staffers. Five of his aides have quit after reports circulated over the weekend that Van Drew met with President Trump about a switch to the republican party. Among those who left the Van Drew team are his legislative director, Javier Gamboa, and his press secretary, Mackenzie Lucas.
Congressman Jeff Van Drew has chosen his political career over the Constitution. Those sharp words coming over the weekend from Governor Phil Murphy, who is blasting Van Drew for abandoning his democratic party for a likely switch over to the GOP. Murphy says he is confident that a democrat who shares the values of the…
It’s possible Jeff Van Drew is saying so long to the democratic party. In a stunning development, various national media outlets are reporting that Congressman Van Drew will switch from the democratic to the republican parties in the coming days following a meeting with President Donald Trump. Two democratic sources have confirmed the news to…
There were no winners in Friday night’s Mega Millions lottery drawing. The top prize for Tuesday night’s drawing will be about $372 million. 31 people won $10,000 apiece in Friday night’s drawing.