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  • The Crusader For Parental Advisories

    OPINION: Parent Advisories and Age Restrictions on Violent Video Games Don’t Violate the First Amendment By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog I can still remember seeing the chilling photos of Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold on the news after they opened fire on the student body and faculty of Columbine High School back in 1999. People were […]

  • You Can’t Spin This One, Mr. Carney

    By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog The evil of the world is made possible by nothing but the sanction you give it.” – Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged I think Jay Carney officially has the worst job in the country right now, Save Jerseyans. I’d really hate to be him these days and I’m pretty sure he’d gratefully trade […]

  • More Trenton Irony Overload

    Democrats Oppose Civil Service Changes Because They Could Lead to Corruption… IRONIC!?!? By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog I’m not a fan of unions, Save Jerseyans, so I’m definitely interested in seeing how Governor Christie’s proposed changes to the state civil service system are going to play out. The proposed changes make sense, in that banding […]

  • An Iron Man for Tough Times

    We Desperately Need Some Real Superheroes Down in Washington By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog For those of you who don’t follow the goings-on of the Marvel universe, this Friday marks the opening of the much-anticipated blockbuster Iron Man 3. I’ve seen the trailers, Save Jerseyans, and I have grudgingly read the critiques, most recently in […]

  • Communicating a Vision for the Future

    Candidates, Businessmen Without a Vision of the Future Can’t Win the Future By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog Last week, I got a coupon in the mail from J.C. Penny for $10 off $25. A-ha! So did CEO Ron Johnson finally learn that offering merchandise at prices that had mark-downs already baked in was not the […]

  • NJGOP Runs at Corzine Dems

    Attention Corzine Democrats: Come November, You’re FIRED! By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog On Wednesday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, I made my maiden voyage to the heart of the political district in Trenton to support efforts of New Jersey Assembly hopefuls vying for a chance to take back control of the State Legislature this November. Assembly Republican […]

  • Federalism Reenters Abortion Debate

    Federal Versus State: Will North Dakota’s Abortion Laws Come Under the Supreme Court’s Scrutiny? By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog With a simple stroke of his pen, Save Jerseyans, the Governor of North Dakota effectively challenged a forty-year old “fundamental right” granted to women residing in the United States, giving way to extreme controversy and plenty […]

  • Meet the LD18 Ticket

    Save Jersey Catches Up with LD18 GOP Slate at Middlesex County Convention By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog This past weekend’s Middlesex GOP Convention was well-attended, Save Jerseyans, and Save Jersey had a chance to catch up with this year’s LD18 ticket: State Senate Candidate David Stahl and Assembly hopefuls Rob Bengivenga and Lisa Goldhamer. They were also kind enough to […]

  • Middlesex GOP Convention Preview

    Can Republicans Take Back Middlesex County in 2013?  The Story Begins On Saturday By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog The Middlesex County Republican Convention is finally upon us, Save Jerseyans! I have been looking forward to this event for quite some time for a number of reasons. It’s a great opportunity to meet with candidates and […]

  • The Change-Up

    A Partisan Pondering the Psychology Behind Switching Parties By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog As reported by blogger-in-chief Matt Rooney, Dave Stahl (D), Mayor of East Brunswick, will be making an imminent announcement. He’s becoming one of us, Save Jerseyans. There have been questions raised in the past about Stahl’s political intentions, so this declaration may […]

  • Americans Want Cuts… Or Not

    Survey Results On Spending Cuts Reveal A Somewhat Contradictory Thought Process Dominating Americans’ Budgetary Thinking By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog The results are in and the people have spoken. Spend less! No! Spend MORE! The annual General Social Survey conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago found that the 1,974 randomly selected participants were […]

  • The Narrative Counts

    A Distressed Republican Party Needs To Craft A More Compelling Story By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog Aspiring designers in the fashion industry know that the key to creating a name for themselves requires, in most cases, a reputable (read: EXPENSIVE) public relations firm to represent their interests. The key takeaway here is: you get what […]

  • Finding the Right Balance

    Like the GOP, Catholic Church Can Modernize Its Messaging Without Compromising Its Core Values By Kristen Luciani | The Save Jersey Blog As the Catholic Church patiently awaits the appointment of its new pope, Save Jerseyans, followers wonder what type of leader they can expect in the near future. Will he be staunchly opposed to expanding the rights […]