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Jersey City contingent at the 2004 League of Municipalities convention

by Where are they now? Here are some photos from 2004 of the Jersey City contingent in Atlantic City: Steve Lipski was arrested for urinating on a crowd standing below a balcony. Leona Beldini was convicted in a Dwek corruption … Continue reading

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Urban Times News attacks “Uncle Harvey.”

by Deciding to “fight fire with fire,” the Hudson County Democratic Organization decided to use “someone beloved in Greenville” — L. Harvey Smith — in the NJ Senate race against Glenn Cunningham. Bobby Jackson’s Urban Times News responded with a … Continue reading

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Sandra Cunningham’s ticket to Trenton

by After the death of Glenn Cunningham, Sandra Cunningham lobbied to be appointed to fill his State Senate seat. The Hudson County Democratic Organization bluntly refused, giving the position instead to Joe Doria, a fervent opponent of Glenn Cunningham. As … Continue reading

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Steve Glazer and the Urban Times News

by During the feud between Robert Menendez and Glenn Cunningham, The Urban Times News, owned by long-time Jersey City political figure Bobby Jackson, provided an outlet for the Jersey City position. From 2002 to 2004, at the height of the … Continue reading

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Julian Robinson and Bobby Jackson supported Kean for Governor

by “Frustrated, if not stunned, at the potential defection of thousands of the party’s most steadfast adherants, Shapiro accused Kean of trying to buy support from influential New Jersey black officials. He charged that Kean had named Julian Robinson, a … Continue reading

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