HUD IG: No, This Isn’t a ‘Full-Scale Investigation’ into Christie
Remember this blockbuster news from Representative Frank Pallone (D., N.J.), that the inspector general of HUD was investigating Chris Christie for his “Stronger Than the Storm” ads? “On Sunday, Pallone told CNN that the inspector general conducted a preliminary …
It’s New Jersey’s Primary Day, or as Booker Calls It, ‘Coronation Day’
Today is the primary election for New Jersey’s special U.S. Senate election, prompted by the death of Senator Frank Lautenberg. On the Republican side, Steve Lonegan and Alieta Eck are competing, with Lonegan favored.
On the Democratic side, Newark …
Not Longer Solid D: Frank Pallone, Dennis Kucinich, Peter DeFazio
The Cook Political Report makes a few more adjustments to its ratings, one week out:
MA-06 John Tierney Solid D to Likely D
NJ-06 Frank Pallone Solid D to Likely D
NC-04 David Price Solid D to Likely D
I Guess Frank Wasn’t That Hungry
Frank Pallone, the Democrat who represents Edison, New Jersey, was not around for President Obama’s sub-shop visit in his district yesterday.
Congress was in session. But how often does the president come to New Jersey’s 6th congressional district?
The Choice in New Jersey’s Sixth District: Gooch or Little
On my list of 99, New Jersey Democrat Frank Pallone was among the last. He’s usually won comfortably, but if Middlesex County could tire of a big-spending Democrat like Jon Corzine, it’s not unthinkable they could consider turning in …
Sebelius: Insurers Aren’t Dropping Customers, They’re Improving Coverage.
A little-noticed released statement from Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Wednesday: “As insurers have made clear – they aren’t dropping consumers; they’re improving their coverage options.”
The insurers aren’t “dropping customers” in the way that the Obamacare …
Hey, Remember Cory Booker's Pledge?
Over in New Jersey:
Hours after Chris Christie set the special election clock in motion, New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) started making a round of calls telling people [he] plans to run for the Senate, sources confirmed to …
Frank Pallone Leads Anna Little by One? I Want to Believe.
In the congressional district I grew up in, is 11-term Democratic incumbent Rep. Frank Pallone of New Jersey only one point ahead of GOP challenger Anna Little?
Like the X-Files poster, I want to believe. But that’s not quite …
A Little Underdog Against Frank Pallone
Up in New Jersey’s 6th congressional district, Diane Gooch has decided not to pursue a recount in a closely contested GOP House primary. The Republican candidate against Frank Pallone, a Democrat who has been in Congress since 1988, will be …