Sherrill, Malinowski headline Morris Dem fundraiser

Reps. Mikie Sherrill (D-Montclair) and Tom Malinowski (D-Rocky Hill) will headline the Morris County Democratic Committee's fundraising gala on February 25, helping Democrats boost their campaign coffers for the 2019 elections. The event stands in sharp contrast with high-overhead fundraisers by the Morris County Republicans in 2018.  Their winter gala featured Fox News personality Greg Gutfeld, who was paid $30,000 plus expenses for his appearance.  They held the dinner at the

Comedy Central pokes fun at Morris GOP fundraising woes

Comedy Central’s The Opposition with Jordan Klepper features a New Jersey Globe story about recent fundraising problems for the Morris County Republican Committee. The fundraising issue has become the focal point of a race for GOP county chairman between Ron DeFilippis and Rob Zwigard.  DeFilippis has been serving as the party’s finance chairman and has been criticized for running high-overhead, low-profit events that leave the Republicans

Bucco: Contentious Morris GOP chairman race not an issue

An increasingly caustic race for the chairmanship of the Morris County Republican Organization isn’t worrying state Sen. Anthony Bucco. “I don't think it's a newsworthy story at this time,” Bucco said. “You have two people – we've had that in the past where we had more than one person – looking to become chairman of the committee. It's worked out, and I'm sure it'll work out again.” Morris County Republican

Gutfeld is main event at Morris GOP event at Trump

Morris County Republicans will travel to Somerset County tonight for a high-dollar fundraiser at the Trump National Golf Club.  Fox News TV host Greg Gutfeld is the keynote speaker.  It's only a matter of time before some Democrat weighs in on Rep. Leonard Lance's $3,500 sponsorship of the event, which combined the Trump name with a sometimes controversial Fox News personality.  Last year, he suggested that the a female colleague was