Who will run with Fulop?
Apr 23, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City municipal election poses some real challenges for everybody involved. All nine City Council seats are up for grabs. Four current council members claim they will run for reelection, ...
Resignation fever
Apr 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne and Hoboken have something in common this week. In both towns, someone asked for the resignation of a Board of Education trustee, over alleged in appropriate behavior. This is relatively ne...
Trouble for Democrats in Secaucus?
Apr 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Seems like the best way to get a job working for Secaucus these days may be to draw petitions to run for office. This has become a huge problem for Secaucus Democrats hoping to find candidates to r...
Hamlet of Hoboken?
Apr 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Anthony “Stick” Romano is running for reelection to his county Board of Freeholders seat. He may also be running for mayor of Hoboken in November, even if he wins the Democratic nomination for free...
Political jigsaw puzzle for Jersey City
Mar 26, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholder Junior Maldonado confirmed last week that he will run for county clerk in the upcoming Democratic primary and not seek to retain his freeholder seat. It appears that Jersey City Board of...
Another candidate drops out of governor’s race
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Hoboken Housing Authority chair Dana Wefer now have something in common – both have decided not to run for governor this year. Wefer, a lifelong Democrat, shocked...
More endorsements for Fulop
Mar 12, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Big endorsements do not bring many votes, said one political sage in Jersey City, after hearing that state Senator and North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco has become the latest powerful political fig...
New Hudson County political war brewing
Mar 05, 2017 | 11 11 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Just when things became too peaceful, the Hudson County Democrats may be on the verge of another political civil war. This would be the most significant infighting between Democrats since the 2007 ...
Zimmer and Murphy – perfect together?
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Dawn Zimmer will kick off her reelection campaign on April 17 with an appearance by Phil Murphy , a prominent Democratic candidate for governor. This dispels the wishful thinking in the anti-...
Doom and gloom for Michael Yun?
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most anticipated endorsement of the upcoming political season was scheduled to be delivered on Saturday, when state Senator and Union City Mayor Brian Stack was expected to endorse the ...