With all but four of the FEC's employees furloughed until the shutdown's end, voters in Alabama, Louisiana, Massachusetts, and New Jersey may not have any opportunity to see who is trying to influence their votes.
Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) endorsed Steve Lonegan, the former New Jersey head for the Koch Brothers’ Americans for Prosperity, for U.S. Senate on Tuesday -- an endorsement that highlights just how far to the right both candidates really are.
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Newly-selected New Jersey Senate nominee Steve Lonegan (R), the former New Jersey head for the Koch Brothers' Americans for Prosperity, has made headlines for his climate change denial, hard-line anti-immigrant views, and racially charged statements and campaign tweets.
The tweet, which has since been deleted, read “#breaking just leaked - Cory Booker’s foreign policy debate prep notes,” and included an image of the city of Newark divided up according to various ethnicities.