CD3 race puts Burlington freeholder seats in play

Burlington County’s Democratic freeholders may get a sizeable boost from voters turning out for House Candidate Andy Kim on election day. A Monmouth University poll released Tuesday that found Kim and Rep. Tom MacArthur locked in a tight race also found lopsided support for Kim in the third congressional district’s westerly county, with voters there backing Kim by a 17-point margin (46% to 29%). “I think what we're seeing is

Kim adds Burlington support

Former Obama White House aide Andy Kim is close to locking up the Democratic nomination for Congress in New Jersey’s 3rd district, releasing endorsements from top Burlington County Democrats today. Democratic County Chairman Joe Andl, State Sen. Troy Singleton, Assemblywoman Carol Murphy and Assemblyman Herb Conaway today announced their support for Kim’s bid to unseat two-term incumbent Thomas MacArthur. “We are proud to support Andy Kim.  He has built an

Burlington GOP faces loss of control in ’18

The upset defeat of two Republican Freeholders in Burlington County leaves the last authentic Republican political machine in New Jersey defending control of county government in the 2018 general election. Republicans now have a narrow 3-2 majority on the Board of Freeholders, with two GOP incumbents up for re-election in November. Here’s where I state the obvious: Democrats only need to beat one of the two Republicans. But a two-seat