Gaburo calls for release of Franklin statue emails

Somerset County Republican Chairman Al Gaburo on Tuesday called for Franklin township and its deputy mayor, Shanel Robinson, to release all emails related to the creation of a monument part there following the publication of emails written by Councilman Rajid Prasad in the Franklin Reporter & Advocate. "It is deeply troubling to me that someone who is running for county office touting transparency in government appears to be engaged in

Cunningham: ‘It’s a little early’ to decide on Fulop

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop has lost a lot of allies in the three months that have passed since Amy DeGise became Hudson County Democratic chairwoman, and it’s unclear whether he can count on Sen. Sandra Cunningham’s support. “I think it's a little early to make that decision,” Cunningham said when asked if she’d back the once-rising star when push came to shove. Cunningham insisted that her statement wasn’t an

Mazzeo hasn’t ruled out county executive run

Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo wouldn’t rule out a run to unseat longtime Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson in 2019. “I'm not looking at that right now,” Mazzeo said. “I'm looking at my Assembly job. Right now, I'm trying to do a lot of good things – shared service consolidation, I'm the chairman of state and local government, and I'm trying to get to the property tax relief that we always talk

Roque endorses Menendez, DeGise

West New York Mayor Felix Roque says he’s backing U.S. Senator Bob Menendez for the-election  this fall and will support Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise for another term in 2019. ”I’m 100% for Bob Menendez,” Roque told the New Jersey Globe on Saturday.  “And I’ve always liked DeGise.” Earlier this year, Roque was one of four Hudson County mayors — along with Steven Fulop of Jersey City, Brian Stack of