Sweeney endorses Scutari

Quickly taking sides in a party contest that could pit two senators against each other, Senate President Steve Sweeney has endorsed State Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Linden) for Union County Democratic Chairman. Scutari quickly announced his candidacy after Jerry Green announced...

Mandelbatt gains support

Democratic congressional candidate Lisa Mandelblatt has won some valuable hometown endorsements, including Westfield Councilmembers Mike Dardia and Dawn Mackey and former Mayor Tom Jardim. She also garnered the backing of Charles Kroloff, a nationally-known Rabbi from Westfield who rarely endorses...

Steinhardt bashes Bramnick

In a nod toward different views of the future of the Republican Party in New Jersey, Republican State Chairman Doug Steinhardt said that Jon Bramnick does not speak for the state GOP. Bramnick (R-Westfield), the Assembly Minority Leader, suggested last...