McCann ad targets Lonegan anti-Trump stance

John McCann on Monday launched a TV ad that seeks to rekindle memories of the election-season feud between rival candidate Steve Lonegan and President Donald Trump. The McCann ad, which is already rolling on networks in the fifth congressional district, airs negative statements Trump made about Lonegan in 2016, when Lonegan, then the state chair for the presidential campaign of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, was a staunch opponent of Trump’s.

Republican Liberty Caucus endorsed Lonegan

The Republican Liberty Caucus has endorsed Steve Lonegan for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th District, support that will help Lonegan raise money in the primary and general elections. "The RLC is excited to endorse Steve Lonegan for New Jersey Congressional District 5," said Matt Nye, Republican Liberty Caucus National Chairman. "He is a fiscal conservative who has shown that he can get things done." Last week, Lonegan was added to