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  • #MDW15: Christie scolds Senate for blocking PATRIOT Act extension

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog While you were beaching… Memorial Day Weekend is typically a media “black hole” for American politics, Save Jerseyans, as citizens fire up their barbecues and politicians march in local parades, but after the U.S. Senate blocked three key portions of the PATRIOT Act on Saturday morning, Governor […]

  • Christie wants an apology! And takes aim at Hillary to make his point.

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie visited CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Thursday and, while his job performance remained topic #1, Save Jerseyans, he didn’t hold back in offering his assessment of the media’s work product particularly where he’s concerned. “Has there been coverage of the email situation with the secretary, absolutely. But […]

  • Save Jersey marks 7th birthday

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What’s so special about a 7th anniversary, Save Jerseyans? Well, have you ever heard the expression “every day above ground is a good day?” It is! And that’s certainly how we feel here at New Jersey’s #1 conservative outpost online after surviving yet another year of raucous […]

  • Bonnie Watson Coleman needs to get her own house in order

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s a real beauty for you, Save Jerseyans: “Gun violence has had a tragic impact on our communities,” Bonnie Watson Coleman, the freshman congresswoman from New Jersey’s 12th district, told supporters this week in an email blast. “All over our country, we’ve seen horrifying mass shootings take place and […]

  • Want to know why A.C. is a mess? Start by watching this

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Yeah, out-of-state casino competition was the nail in Atlantic City’s economic coffin. But that’s only part of the story, Save Jerseyans. Want a vivid illustration of the city’s deep, pervasive, disturbing political problem? Beyond the Boardwalk Empire series and many of the former mayors’ rap sheets? Check […]

  • AUDIO: Dennis Malloy destroys Steve Sweeney on NJ 101.5

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A quick comment up front, Save Jerseyans: Until someone else steps up and starts knocking heads on behalf of the taxpayers, I’m going to be in the draft Dennis Malloy camp for 2017. Or even Judi; she’s usually a bit too liberal for me but she’d represent […]

  • Kean: Obama “sets back” Camden students

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The New Jersey Republican establishment was relatively silent during yesterday’s Obama visit to Camden, Save Jersey, partly due to the constraints of him having come to celebrate a Republican Governor’s policing initiative. There was one exception.  “President Obama is missing a giant piece of the puzzle to fully […]

  • POLL: Pump-your-own gas in New Jersey?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Senate President Steve Sweeney says a new push for pump-your-own gas stations in New Jersey is DOA, Save Jerseyans, but beginning in fall 2017, you’re going to need to get out of your car to pay anyway. Where are you on this? Weigh in: Pump-your-own gas in New Jersey? […]

  • VIDEO: 14-year old demolishes PARCC test before Senate committee

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We saw it before during the great ammo magazine ban debate, Save Jerseyans: Youngsters routinely have more sense than legislators. The latest example: on Monday, shortly before the legislature advanced measures designed to regulate the widely-reviled Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exams, South Brunswick eighth-grader […]