Ex-freeholder backs Scutari

Former Union County Freeholder Vernell Wright has endorsed State Sen. Nicholas Scutari for county chairman.  The significance is that Wright comes from Union, the political base of State Sen. Joe Cryan – the lead supporter of acting County Chair Colleen...

Jersey Joe for Congress?

Among the traditional names mentioned for Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen’s open House seat, there is no clear front runner among the Republicans.  State Sen. Joseph Pennacchio wants to run — he’s wanted the seat since he self-funded a primary challenge to...

More names in NJ-11

In some Republican circles, there is talk today of running a woman for Rodney Frelinghuysen’s open house seat.  Possible names include: Morris County Freeholder Christine Myers (R-Mendham) and Assemblywoman Betty Lou DeCroce (R-Parsippany).  Myers was recently named to a Small...