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(Eatontown, NJ) On Friday, August 3, following the success of Josh Welle’s public town hall,  Representative Chris Smith’s campaign was quoted attacking the veteran with information derived from an ultra-conservative, right-wing blog. This quote by Smith’s campaign manager, Scott Maraldo,…

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July 30, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – Today Josh Welle released his first campaign ad condemning Representative Chris Smith for his extremist positions concerning a woman’s right to choose. Josh is the first Congressional Candidate in the country to come out…

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July 20, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – Josh Welle, a candidate in New Jersey’s 4th Congressional District, issued this statement in response to President Donald Trump’s comments during his press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin following their summit in Helsinki…

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July 17, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Washington, D.C.) — End Citizens United (ECU) announced their endorsement of Josh Welle, Democratic nominee for New Jersey’s 4th Congressional District, who is rejecting corporate PAC money in his campaign. ECU is dedicated to…

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July 16, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) — Josh Welle, Democratic nominee in New Jersey’s Fourth Congressional District, today announced that his campaign to unseat Congressman Chris Smith has raised $347,747 in the second quarter of 2018. This figure represents the most money…

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July 9, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) — Josh Welle, the congressional candidate in New Jersey’s 4th District, said that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s record shows he will support the rollback of women’s healthcare rights that Representative Chris Smith has sought…

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July 3, 2018 (EL PASO, TX) – Josh Welle and three other veterans running for Congress joined Massachusetts Congressman Seth Moulton for a two day mission to the U.S.-Mexico border. These battle-tested veterans traveled to the front lines of this…

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June 28, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – Congressman Seth Moulton (D: MA) and Serve America today endorsed Josh Welle in his bid to replace Chris Smith in New Jersey’s 4th district. Serve America is committed to supporting candidates with service backgrounds as…

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June 20, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – Josh Welle, the Afghanistan veteran who is running to unseat Chris Smith in NJ-04 is calling on Smith to stand up for human rights and public safety by supporting #FamiliesBelongTogether activists. “During Josh’s most…

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June 18, 2018 (RED BANK, NJ) – Last night, Josh Welle, congressional candidate NJ CD-4, appeared for an on-stage discussion and audience question-and-answer session Jon Stewart at The Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank where the Former…

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June 14, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – Josh Welle, Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress (NJ-04) will be going for 24 straight hours from Friday, June 15 through Saturday, June 16, crisscrossing New Jersey’s 4th District, which stretches from the Jersey Shore…

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June 7, 2018 (EATONTOWN, NJ) – 32BJ SEIU announced their endorsement for Josh Welle, Democratic candidate for New Jersey’s 4th Congressional District after congratulating him on his Primary Election victory. New Jersey State Director of 32BJ, Kevin Brown, stated shortly…

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