Councilman Andre Sayegh and former school board member Pedro Rodriguez are almost tied in fundraising in the city’s mayoral race, according to their 29-day pre-election campaign finance reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).
A city resident asked some of the candidates running for the city’s highest office to name the current vice president of the United States. She was “appalled” by some of the responses, she said on Sunday.
Detective Alex Cruz thought the residency question was behind him following a favorable court ruling. He was wrong.
Five of the six men running for the city’s highest office debated ways to rein in taxes increases, get a hold on crime, and improve upkeep of municipal parks on Sunday evening. Moderated by news anchors Brenda Blackman and Greg Kelly, the debate kicked off with a question on tax increases over the years that…
Councilman Michael Jackson has invited Umar Johnson, a controversial speaker, to speak at a campaign event. He said Johnson will talk about the “importance of voting” at an event at Jacksonville Restaurant on Friday night.
Andrea Kinion, a former municipal affirmative action director, who is running a write-in campaign for the mayor’s seat, was fired from her government job for missing too many days without approval from her supervisor.
Councilman Luis Velez endorsed his colleague Andre Sayegh for mayor at a press conference at the Pan-American Park, a pocket park decorated with the flags of the nations of the Americas, late Wednesday afternoon.