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The Fat Lady Still Won’t Singh

Hirsh Singh

General election ballots is some parts of New Jersey will be in the mail next week, but Hirsh Singh, a loser in the July 7th Republican U.S. Senate primary, is still fighting to get the Rik Mehta’s nomination to take on Senator Cory Booker overturned.

Singh hasn’t been able to get a Superior Court Judge in any New Jersey County to authorize a recount of the primary results. Yet, this morning he announced that he has filed an official contest of the primary.

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Mehta’s U.S. Senate campaign shake up

NJ GOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt and U.S. Senate candidate Rik Mehta. photo via Mehta’s facebook page, cropped by MMM

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rik Mehta’s campaign owes “a significant amount of money from the Primary with no plan to deal with it,” according to a leaked confidential email from Ron Gravino, the campaign’s former treasurer.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: August 14th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey, NJ GOP | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

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.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: July 31st, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , , | 8 Comments »

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.

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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.

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Singh defends telling voters to request duplicate ballots, unsure if he will comply with AG’s Cease and Desist Order

Hirsh Singh

Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Hirsh Singh is defending his letter asking GOP primary voters to request a duplicate ballot from their County Clerk if they have already cast a vote for his opponent. Singh said he was unsure if his campaign would comply with Attorney General Gurbir Grewal’s demand that he cease mailing the letter and surrender his mailing list of potential voters to the State.

Read the rest of this entry » Posted: June 25th, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: 2020 U.S. Senate Race, New Jersey | Tags: , , , , | 3 Comments »

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