McCann goes after Gadsden in Ward B
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
If you expected this to be a gentler and kinder municipal election in Jersey City than in the past, you’re going to be disappointed. Former Jersey City Mayor Gerry McCann has called for Councilman ...
Hoboken will be too close to call
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the candidates have finally filed for the November municipal elections, Hoboken and Jersey City have become races to watch. Both promise possible significant changes of philosophies, and p...
Menendez ruling could impact Obamacare
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A judge’s ruling in the corruption trial of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez may have national consequences. U.S. District Judge William H. Walls in Newark has ruled that Menendez, a Democrat, cannot leav...
A political parade this year?
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In past years, when Jersey City municipal elections were held in May, the public kickoff for candidates was generally the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March. With the change of municipal elections t...
Jersey City municipal election is all over the place
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A good odds maker would give Mayor Steven Fulop a better than even chance at getting reelected in November. This is not because Fulop has done much to inspire his supporters, many of whom have beco...
Bayonne school election could be a surprise
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the Bayonne Board of Education election has two incumbents running in a race for three seats, the race may be a tight one. Incumbents Christopher Munoz and Mikel Lawandy should have the in...
A special guest at Romano kickoff
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Talk about getting off on the wrong foot. The kickoff of Anthony Romano’s Hoboken mayoral campaign July 24 was a perfect example. Apparently unbeknownst to Romano, former Union City Deputy Police C...
Romano comes out swinging
Jul 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholder Anthony Romano made it clear this week that he will not change his mind and withdraw from the Hoboken’s mayor’s race. At a kickoff rally this week, Romano announced his first at-large co...
Menendez appear to be stalling
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
Attorneys for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez have once again asked a federal court to dismiss political corruption charges against him. Similar appeals were rejected earlier this year by other courts, s...
Governor’s race could be a nail biter
Jul 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
A North Hudson political observer went out on the limb this week to predict that the governor’s race will be a nail bitter. This comes at a time when most political observers believe that Democrati...