Articles Posted in the " Chris Christie " Category

  • Ahead of speaker election, Christie campaigns hard against Congress

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Campaigning in New Hampshire this week, Governor Chris Christie refused to commit to any particular candidate ahead of Thursday’s 10:00 a.m. speaker election to replace John Boehner. Here’s a nice little overview on the process if you’re interested. “No, I don’t have a dream candidate for Speaker. […]

  • Christie pardons three more victims of New Jersey’s gun laws

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog On Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, Governor Chris Christie quietly continued his recent trend of acting directly to alleviate some of the more extreme cases of injustice engendered by New Jersey’s wacky gun laws even as those regulations continue to generate new victims on a regular basis. Pardons were issued to the […]

  • POLL: Is a gas tax hike okay in exchange for other cuts?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog That’s what Governor Chris Christie, fresh off of signing ATR’s no tax pledge, suggested North Jersey business leaders at a Monday gathering in Whippany. “I will consider any option that’s presented to me as long as those options include tax fairness for the people of New Jersey. […]

  • Christie’s 2012 Iowa super fans are back on board?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated 11:56 a.m. That’s the word which we first got from The Des Moines Register over the weekend, Save Jerseyans, relaying how “[s]ix of the seven Iowans who hopped into agribusiness millionaire Bruce Rastetter’s private jet last election cycle for a recruitment mission to the governor’s mansion in New Jersey […]

  • VIDEO: Christie thanks Trenton Democrats for his favorite campaign talking point

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie isn’t accepting many in-state speaking invitations these days, Save Jerseyans, but when he does, they’re always good for some pull quotes. Monday morning’s address to the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey Breakfast at the Whippany Marriott was no exception. “They’ve now announced that I’ve […]

  • Christie will attend papal joint session of Congress

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog When Pope Francis addresses a Joint Session of Congress on Thursday at 10:00 a.m., Save Jersey, New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie will be in attendance as a guest of Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). The speech is expected to make at least a few headlines given that the […]

  • Chris vs. Francis

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I could go on, and on, and on, Save Jerseyans, about all the ways that this pope has disappointed me in his short reign, but Francis’s embrace of Cuba’s criminal government – and simultaneous snub of freedom-loving dissidents – is egregious. I’m not the only New Jersey […]

  • Christie does a pretty solid Trump impression on Fox News

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie shared his debate strategy with Megyn Kelly on Monday night, Save Jerseyans, telling his hostess that there’s still plenty of time for him to hit his stride and strike a chord with GOP primary voters. Then he wrapped up the segment by impersonating the man […]