Would you like to be HCDO chair?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 3 3 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In an effort to block state Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack from becoming the next chair of the Hudson County Democrat Organization (HCDO), the political people behind County Executive Tom De...
Menendez comes out swinging
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
If there was any doubt about Democratic support for the reelection of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez , his filing of more than 10,000 signatures on his nominating petitions dispelled this. Candidates ru...
Puffing up their political war chests
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the most famous lines from The Watergate era was “follow the money.” While this is true of political high drama, such as the investigation of Richard Nixon’s involvement in the break-in of t...
The political war gets personal
Mar 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Moves made at a West New York Board of Commissioners meeting in March could set the stage for the removal of Dr. Felix Roque as mayor in April. There is apparently pressure on the commissioners, co...
The war is about county patronage
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Plenty of people are talking about the last political war in Hudson County in 2007 when Union City Mayor Brian Stack tried to overthrow the Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO). But the new...
Another one bites the dust in Jersey City
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The classic rock band Queen probably best describes the political purge currently underway in Jersey City with their song: “Another One Bites the Dust.” Since Mayor Steven Fulop’s reelection last N...
Will Fulop fill out his term as mayor?
Mar 04, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Enraged downtown Jersey City residents might well give their vote to Mayor Steven Fulop if he runs for the House of Representatives, if only to get rid of him. Rumors of Fulop’s looking to run for ...
Bhalla targeted in Hoboken
Feb 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Ravi Bhalla said last week that he and his family have been the target of death threats. The information came as part of a press release about an intruder into City Hall who left a package. T...
Menendez is a survivor
Feb 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you’re a Republican or a Democrat, you’re deluded if you think you can beat U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez in November. Some opponents believe Menendez has been weakened by the corruption case b...
What is a Republican?
Feb 11, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Freeholders this month renewed its contract for DNA services when there’s a question about paternity as it relates to welfare recipients. But considering current events, ...