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Republican from New Jersey

The former mayor of Bogota in Bergen County, Steve Lonegan is the New Jersey director of Americans for Prosperity, a conservative advocacy group. Lonegan ran unsuccessfully in 2005 and 2009 for the Republican nomination for governor.  

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On Senate election day, the Truth-O-Meter reviews Booker, Lonegan claims

From the financial fate of the national Social Security system to crime in Newark, PolitiFact New Jersey looks back at eight of the more than 20 claims made by Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan.

Truth-O-Meter issues rulings on toll hikes claims

Toll hike claims earn True, False ratings. readers offer mixed reactions to Paul Mulshine’s column on Social Security

Star-Ledger columnist Paul Mulshine gives his take on a recent ruling from PolitiFact New Jersey, and gets mixed responses from readers.

Truth-O-Meter looks at the future of Social Security; checks claims in political campaign mailer

In case you missed them, check out our latest rulings from the weekend.