Testa wants voter ID added to ballot reforms

State Senate Candidate Michael Testa on Thursday called for Gov. Phil Murphy to add a voter ID provision to a slew of voter-access reforms Murphy announced support for on Wednesday. “A statewide Voter ID law would require any potential voter to provide photo identification at the polls or accompanying their Vote-By-Mail ballot the same as they would when renting a car, buying a six pack, or getting on an airplane,”

Atlantic, Cape May Dems form partnership

Cape May County Democratic Chairman Brendan Sciarra and Atlantic County Democratic Chairman Michael Suleiman on Thursday announced a new partnership between their two counties. Cape-Atlantic Democratic Unity will see the two Democratic organizations better pool resources for fundraising, voter contact and candidate recruiting, which the organizations will begin doing on a joint basis. “Grassroots organizing is critical to the success of the Democratic Party in Atlantic County,” Suleiman said. “I’m

Van Drew miffed over Murphy veto

Gov. Phil Murphy issued a slate of conditional vetoes Monday morning, and one of them irked State Sen. Jeff Van Drew. Among the vetoed bills was one sponsored by the House candidate that would have made some businesses located in or near certain airports in Cape May County eligible for tax credits promoting growth and development. “I am profoundly disappointed that this bill was not signed into law.  South Jersey