Patterson Calls on Norcross to Wake-up on Homeland Security

Haddonfield, NJ -- Congressional nominee Bob Patterson today called on Congressman Donald Norcross to step-up and show leadership on homeland security in the wake of shocking failures and ineptitude by the Obama Administration. "Our political leaders in Washington are failing us and Congressman Norcross is no where to be found on homeland security," Patterson said.  "Congressman Norcross sits on the House Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats and Capabilities but yet he acts like a spectator." Continue reading

Patterson to Norcross: "Where are the Jobs?"

Haddonfield, NJ – Congressional nominee (NJ-01) Bob Patterson recently brought his message of Jobs for South Jersey to downtown Camden, appearing for press, supporters, and citizens of the 1st Congressional District outside of the home of Congressman Donald Norcross. Continue reading

A Labor Day Message

To mark Labor Day, I wanted to share with you the following message that I shared with my campaign team. As you enjoy this great American holiday with family and friends, I hope you'll make a commitment to support our campaign and to help bring our message of Jobs for South Jersey to every corner of the 1st District over the remaining nine weeks... Continue reading

ICYMI - Patterson on Troubling Norcross-Dougherty Ties

Calls on Norcross to Repudiate Campaign Support and Come Clean Haddonfield, NJ – Bob Patterson, Republican nominee for Congress in New Jersey's 1st District, issued the following statement on Friday: "Earlier today, federal agents raided the home offices of IBEW Local 98 Business Manager John Dougherty in Philadelphia. It has also come to light that Local 98 supported Congressman Donald Norcross with Independent Expenditures in the past. Because even the appearance of impropriety can shake the confidence of the hard-working members of Local 98 in their leadership and of the people of New Jersey's 1st Congressional District in their congressman, @DonaldNorcrossNJ should immediately repudiate the past support of Local 98 and refuse additional support until the investigation of Dougherty concludes." Continue reading

98-Day State of the Race -- Executive Memo

Date:   August 2, 2016To:      Interested PartiesFrom:  Annalee Thompson, Campaign ManagerRe:      98-Day State of the Race -- Executive Memo The race for the 1st Congressional District in New Jersey is shaping-up to be the GOP's best chance to pick up a seat in the Northeast during this election cycle. First-time candidate Bob Patterson brings enthusiasm, discipline, and a command of economic policy unmatched by any other challenger in recent memory. Continue reading

Patterson Voices Support for Blue Lives Matter

Haddonfield, NJ – Congressional nominee (NJ-01) Bob Patterson today voiced his support for law enforcement personnel and decried the speaker line-up at the Democrat National Convention. "Let me put it plainly: Blue lives matter," Patterson said. "But there isn't one speaker at the Convention who will make that case."   Continue reading

Bob Patterson Wins Republican Nomination in NJ-01

Haddonfield, NJ – Bob Patterson won the Republican nomination tonight in New Jersey’s 1st Congressional District. Patterson was unopposed in the primary. “I’m honored by the outpouring of support at the polls tonight,” Patterson said. “It’s clear that South Jersey voters are tired of the status quo and are looking for a change both in Washington and in South Jersey. Continue reading

Press Release: Patterson's Passover Holiday Message

Haddonfield, NJ – Congressional candidate Bob Patterson today wished Jewish residents in New Jersey’s 1st District a joyous and safe Passover holiday. Passover, begins at sundown Friday, April 22, and lasts until sundown Saturday, April 30. It commemorates the exodus of the Hebrew slaves from Egypt under the leadership of the patriarch Moses. Continue reading

Press Release: Gloucester County GOP Endorses Bob Patterson for Congress

Turnersville, NJ – The Gloucester County Republican Party endorsed Republican Bob Patterson in the race for New Jersey’s 1st Congressional District. Patterson has already been endorsed by the Camden County Republican Party and the Burlington County Republican Committee. The 1st District is comprised of 52 municipalities in Camden, Burlington, and Gloucester counties. Continue reading

Press Release: Bob Patterson is the Presumptive Republican Nominee for NJ-01

Trenton, NJ – Yesterday, Bob Patterson filed the requisite petition signatures with the New Jersey Division of Elections for the race in New Jersey’s 1st Congressional District. No other Republican candidates filed, making Patterson the presumptive GOP nominee ahead of the June 7 primary. Continue reading