• Congressional Candidates Sherrill, Webber Debate

    During a televised debate Wednesday night, Democrat Mikie Sherrill and Republican Jay Webber presented contrasting views of healthcare, taxes and the environment, while finding common ground in opposition to free community college tuition and raising the retirement...

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  • Webber Defends NRA, Sherrill Slams Trump At Metrowest Forum

    Republican Jay Webber gave an impassioned defense of the NRA. Democrat Mikie Sherrill blamed President Trump for unleashing a rise in anti-Semitism. The 11th District Congressional candidates also differed sharply over healthcare, and challenged each other’s honesty...

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  • Watch Congressional Debate Live

    Mikie Sherrill and Jay Webber, the Democratic and Republican candidates for the 11th Congressional district (Verona’s district) will debate tonight at 8 p.m. on NJTV, and you can watch it live through the YouTube window below. The...

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  • Trump Endorses Webber In Congressional Race

    President Donald Trump today endorsed state Assemblyman Jay Webber in the race to succeed Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen in NJ11th, the congressional district that includes Verona. Webber thanked Trump for the endorsement on his Twitter feed, saying “Thank...

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  • 10 File To Represent Verona In Congress

    Five Republicans and five Democrats submitted petitions by Monday’s deadline to run in the June 5 primaries for the Congressional seat that has been held by Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11) for more than two decades. Frelinghuysen announced...

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  • Meet The Democratic Candidates For NJ11 Congressional Seat

    Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11) has decided not to run for Congress again, and Democrats and Republicans are stepping up to be his successor in the 11th Congressional district, which includes Verona. The Morris Township Democratic Committee will...

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  • Webber Declares For Republican Primary

    Jay Webber, a gun rights advocate who represents the state Assembly district that includes Verona, said today that he is a candidate for the 11th federal congressional district. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, a Republican who had represented the...

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  • Frelinghuysen Will Not Seek Re-Election

    Rep. Rodney P. Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11), who represents Verona in Congress, announced this morning that he is retiring at the end of his current term. The decision comes as Frelinghuysen seemed likely to face his first heavily contested...

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  • Frelinghuysen Challenger Drops Out Of Race

    John Bartlett, a Passaic County freeholder who had been running to be the Democratic Party’s challenger to Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen next year, said this morning that he is suspending his congressional campaign. Bartlett said that he will...

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  • Verona In Washington: Climate Change, Children’s Safety, Immigrants

    The week after Memorial Day is a so-called state work period for the legislators who represent Verona in Washington. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11) paid a visit to NJIT, while Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) embarked on a “Jersey Jobs”...

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