Tag Archives: Americans for Prosperity

Is Steve Lonegan Shilling for Leonard Lance?

It’s a fair question given last year’s donnybrook, when the so-called Conservative Leadership Council (a creature of the New Jersey Conservative Republican Leadership Committee – itself a shadowy cabal that includes the likes of Steve Lonegan, Mike Doherty, Rob Eichmann … Continue reading

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Time to Have the Committeeman Committed?

It’s a sad thing to behold when a person who may have held so much promise for a noble cause loses sight of that goal, becomes sidetracked by petty obsessions and personal demons and eventually self-destructs in full view of … Continue reading

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Committeeman Eichmann’s War on the Tea Parties

Where is the line that Republican State Committeeman Rob Eichmann draws between  constructive criticism of New Jersey Republicans and prolonged smears that are unhelpful at best to the GOP’s general election prospects? Committeeman Eichmann’s bizarre and inexplicable internet war on both … Continue reading

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Lonegan Cancels Appearance at Bayshore HQ

It appears the heat from Bulldog’s kitchen spilled into the New Jersey headquarters of Americans for Prosperity, triggering the kind of flop sweat one ordinarily encounters on safari in the Congo, where snakes and other slithering nasties are as numerous … Continue reading

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A Strong Cup of Tea, Part 2: Dissing Mayor Lonegan?

In late February and early March of this year, the NJ chapter of Americans for Prosperity (AFP) – led by the former Mayor of Bogota and gubernatorial primary candidate Steve Lonegan – conducted one of its famous MAXED OUT bus … Continue reading

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A Strong Cup of Tea, Part 1: The Drumthwackit Blues

On February 24, 2011 a post appeared on the CNJ website that effectively rattled the conservative blogosphere in the Garden State. It was a reaction to a breakfast meeting that took place earlier in the day at Drumthwackit, the official … Continue reading

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A Strong Cup of Tea – Introduction

In the wake of Rick Santelli’s February 2009 “rant heard ’round the world,” a spontaneous uprising of sorts occurred all over the United States that would later become the largest sustained popular protest movement in American history. Ordinary citizens fed … Continue reading

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