Wednesday, May 25, 2016 6:39 PM ||  Login  ||  Register
Bergen Dispatch - HomePage
89° / 65°
Wind: Southwest at 12.7mph
Humidity: 18%


FMBA Firefighters Union Announces Support For Gottheimer For Congress In NJ 5th Congressional District [Video]

click for full sizeThe New Jersey State Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association (FMBA), the Union representing more than 5,000 Firefighters, EMTs and Dispatchers announced it will be throwing its full weight behind efforts to defeat New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett.

Congressman Scott Garrett Speaks To Bergen County NAACP [Video]

click for full sizeOn Sunday, Republican New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett spoke at the general membership meeting of the Bergen County chapter of the NAACP. The Congressman fielded questions on everything from criminal justice reform to the confederate flag and even the candidacy of Donald Trump.

Groups Call For Boycott Of Fidelity Investments Over Scott Garrett Anti-LGBTQ Comments

click for full sizeToday, members of Garden State Equality, NJ Citizen Action, College Democrats of New Jersey, Ramapo College Democrats, joined Assemblyman Timothy Eustace and representatives from Bernie Sanders' Campaign for President called for a boycott of Fidelity Investments

Ramapo High School Public Policy Club Hosts Congressional Candidate Josh Gottheimer

click for full sizeOn Monday, Candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District, Josh Gottheimer, spoke to students from Ramapo High School’s Public Policy Club. More than 50 students attended the question and answer session held at the High School in Franklin Lakes, NJ.

Congressman Garrett Hosts Model Congress At Ridgewood High School

click for full sizeOn Saturday, New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett hosting young legislators from 35 New Jersey high schools in Bergen, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren counties at the third annual Model Congress held at Ridgewood High School.

Weinberg And Eustace Continue To Demand Corporate Donors Drop Support For Congressman Scott Garrett After Anti-Gay Stance

click for full sizeState Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Teaneck) and Assemblyman Tim Eustace (D-Maywood) turned up the heat today on the remaining financial institutions who have yet to cut ties with Garrett.

2016 Bergen County Candidates On The Ballot June Primary

click for full sizeWhile it looks like New Jersey’s June 7th Primary Election may have some impact on the Presidential election there is little drama in Bergen County’s municipal races. So if you feel the Bern, want to move forward with Hillary or just want to make America great again with Trump your vote will count – unless there are contested conventions.

Garrett Says Tax System Needs Comprehensive Reform

click for full sizeIn an Op-Ed published on Sunday in the New Jersey Herald, Republican New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett calls for comprehensive tax reform.

By The Numbers: Garrett Outraised 2.5 To 1 In First Quarter Race For NJ 5th Congressional District

click for full sizeIn the race for New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District, incumbent Republican Congressman Scott Garrett raised a total of $248,867.81 in the first quarter of 2016 compared to $602,197.80 raised by his Democrat challenger

Bergen County Clerk Presents Historical Archived Documents Bergen Towns

click for full sizeBergen County Clerk John S. Hogan recently presented reproduced historical documents, long archived in the Office of the County Clerk, to the governing bodies of Leonia, Bergenfield, Saddle Brook and Norwood as part of his office’s ongoing “Around the County” initiative.

Bergen Community College Students Win Rutgers Business School Competition

click for full sizeBergen Community College students took care of business at the first New Jersey County College Case Competition, placing first among six peer institutions.

Gottheimer Tops $2 Million Mark With $600K In Q1 Contributions

click for full sizeFormer Microsoft executive and speechwriter for President Bill Clinton, Josh Gottheimer, has surpassed the $2 million mark in donations for his bid to unseat Republican Scott Garrett in New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District, according to number released by the campaign.

Copyright © 2016 Bergen Dispatch

Page generated in 0.042 seconds