COSTIGAN LOSES HIS COUNTY COMMITTEE SEAT
Howell Township’s incumbent Council Members Rich Nicastro, Pauline Smith and Bob Walsh beat back a Republican primary challenge from Michelle Flahtery, Allen Kaplan and Matthew Rausmussen on Tuesday.
Monmouth Republican State Committeeman, John Costigan, the GOP municipal chairman, lost his bid to retain his County Committee seat.
Costigan was believed to be behind the challengers. He told MMM that he was not backing the challengers but he was glad they were running.