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Hirsh: The Fat Lady Still Didn’t Singh

Hirsh Singh

Republican Hirsh Singh is continuing his battle for the nomination to challenge U.S. Senator Cory Booker in November.

Singh has filed for recounts in all 21 New Jersey counties, according to an announcement from his campaign this morning.

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Hirsh: The Fat Lady Didn’t Singh

Hirsh Singh

Hirsh Singh is filing for a recount in four counties as he continues his fight for the Republican nomination to lose to Senator Cory Booker.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: July 27th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , , , | 2 Comments »

Mehta limps to victory in U.S.Senate primary

Monmouth County saves Mehta’s candidacy

Rik Mehta

Now that all the votes that are going to be counted have been delivered, it looks as though Rik Mehta has survived his own embarrasing campaign and a spirited clown show by Hirsh Singh to win the Republican nomination of U.S. Senate.

There are late arriving and provisional ballots yet to be counted, but Mehta’s 11,290 vote margin against Singh will probably hold.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: July 15th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , , , , , | 2 Comments »

Singhs says he filed DOJ complaint against NJ Attorney General

Hirsh Singh

Hirsh Singh, a contender for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in the July 7 primary, says he has filed a complaint with the U. S. Department of Justice over the NJ Attorney General’s Cease and Desist letter demanding that he stop advising voters to request a duplicate ballot if they did not vote for him. The Cease and Desist letter also demanded that Singh provide the government with a list of voters to whom he sent his ‘hoodwinked letter.’

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: July 3rd, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

Attorney General’s Office Confirms Singh Cease and Desist Letter Is Authentic

Hirsh Singh

New Jersey’s Attorney General’s Office this morning confirmed that the Cease and Desist letter sent to Republican U.S. Senate contender Hirsh Singh on June 25 is authentic.

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Singh Says He Isn’t Sure AG’s Cease and Desist Letter is Real

By Art Gallagher

Hirsh Singh in Edison celebrating the election of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May, 2019. photo via facebook

Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Hirsh Singh told MMM that he has not complied with the Cease and Desist letter sent to him last week by the NJ Attorney General’s Office and that he thinks the letter might actually be a political dirty trick orchestrated by Bill Palatucci, New Jersey’s Republican National Committeeman and long term advisor to former Governor Chris Christie.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: July 2nd, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

Mehta Wins Middlesex GOP Line for U.S. Senate

Rik Mehta

Rik Mehta, a former Food and Drug Administration official. won the Middlesex County GOP endorsement for U.S. Senate in online balloting that was tabulated this afternoon. Mehta’s name will appear below President Trump’s on the ballot in Middlesex in the Republican primary on June 2.

The Middlesex Republican nominating convention, originally scheduled for March 14, was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Delegates voted online with balloting closing at midnight on the 14th, GOP Chairwoman Lucille Panos told MMM.  The Middlesex GOP Executive committee tabulated and certified the votes today.

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Posted: March 15th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey, News | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Mehta Wins Middlesex GOP Line for U.S. Senate

Ocean GOP Endorses Hirsh Singh for U.S. Senate

The Ocean County Republican nominating convention endorsed Hirsh Singh for the nomination to take on Senator Cory Booker in November.

Singh told MMM that his victory in Ocean would be like former VP Joe Biden’s victory in the South Carolina Democrat primary, and that he would now clear the field and secure the GOP nomination over Rik Mehta.

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Posted: March 5th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2019 elections, 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , | 3 Comments »

Does Bloomberg want to show Booker the door?

Could Mike Bloomberg possibly be supporting Cory Booker’s opponent in the Democrat primary for U.S. Senate?

Larry Hamm, a civil rights activist from Newark, is challenging Booker in the June 2 primary. Hamm is also leading Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign in New Jersey.  He does not have much nice to say about Bloomberg. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: February 20th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 Presidential Politics, 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Does Bloomberg want to show Booker the door?

Rik Mehta wins U.S. Senate endorsement from Monmouth GOP

Dr. Rikin Mehta was endorsed by the Monmouth County Republican Committee for the GOP nomination to unseat Senator Cory Booker this morning at the committee’s annual nominating convention at iPlayAmerica in Freehold Township.

Mehta bested Natalie Rivera and Hirsh Singh, earning 56% (128) of the 230 votes cast. Rivera won the support of 32% (74) of the delegates and Singh 12% (28). 12 delegates present did not cast a vote in the U.S. Senate contest, according to parliamentarian John Lane.

The pharmaceutical entrepreneur/regulator and attorney is undefeated in County GOP contests after also winning Burlington County’s endorsement this morning. He has previously won the endorsements to the Union, Somerset, Hunterdon and Camden GOP organizations.

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Posted: February 8th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments »