Articles Posted in the " Chris Christie " Category

  • New Hampshire Union Leader endorses Christie

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog It hasn’t yet impacted his polling position, Save Jerseyans, but Governor Chris Christie‘s tireless campaigning in New Hampshire has earned him the endorsement of the Granite State’s most influential newspaper. “Gov. Christie is right for these dangerous times,” the New Hampshire Union Leader’s publisher, Joseph McQuaid, opined in the editorial. […]

  • WNYC Radio: Rooney, Katz mix it up over Islam, Christie and Trump

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined WNYC Radio‘s David Furst and Matt Katz, who covers Chris Christie for NJPR, on this week’s thoroughly-entertaining and information edition of the Christie Tracker Podcast, Save Jerseyans. Their topics? Donald Trump’s controversial Jersey City 9/11 comments, Governor Christie’s reaction to them (relative to his past positions), […]

  • REPORT: Christie on Boston flight delayed by passenger incident

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What is it with Chris Christie and travel incidents lately, Save Jerseyans? According to FOX 25 Boston, the Guv was on a Friday Boston-bound United Flight en route to New Hampshire when an alleged incident with a passenger caused a four hour delay. Citing “operational difficulties,” Flight […]

  • POLL: Only 9% of N.J. Republicans support Christie for President

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The signs of a soured relationships between New Jersey Republicans and their Governor are readily apparent, Save Jerseyans, but new polling results provide numbers to back up the anecdotal evidence which some say includes this month’s historic NJ GOP legislative losses. According to FDU, only 9% of New Jersey Republicans […]

  • AUDIO: Christie reverses course, will refuse Syrian “refugees” in N.J.

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There you have it. Chris Christie told talk show host Hugh Hewitt on Monday afternoon that he will join a growing list of governors including Wisconsin’s Scott Walker and Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, and Texas refusing to accept Syrian refugees in states, Save […]

  • Christie “disturbed” by Legislature’s illegal alien driver’s license bill

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Democrats pushing an illegal immigrant driver’s license bill in committee on Monday are likely to enounter a gubernatorial veto, Save Jerseyans. “I am disturbed by the Legislature even considering making undocumented individuals eligible for New Jersey driver’s licenses,” declared the Governor in a statement released by his […]

  • It’s official: Christie moving up in New Hampshire

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s still too soon to call it a “comeback,” Save Jerseyans, but we can now say that Chris Christie‘s polling position in the critical first-in-the-nation primary state of New Hampshire is improving. That’s with just under three months left to go before the February 9th Granite State contest […]

  • Could Christie’s presidential tax plan smack New Jersey wallets?

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog That’s the report this morning after Wednesday night’s undercard GOP debate where Governor Chris Christie touted his plan to simplify the U.S. tax code, Save Jerseyans. Christie’s plan, calling for lower rates and fewer deductions, initially earned decent marks from some Republican-leaning quarters. The challenge for New […]

  • Christie dives into undercard debate

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There’s at least some evidence that Chris Christie is moving up in New Hampshire aided, in part, by a geographically-targeted drug reform campaign after a particularly rough run. But that poll was conducted before he got booted from the main stage at Tuesday night’s Fox Business presidential debate. Can […]

  • Christie vetoes Democracy Act, A.C. PILOT program, gun control bill

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie acted on a host of bills on Monday, Save Jerseyans, notably by issuing a veto of the so-called Democracy Act designed to help Democrats buy more elections and a conditional veto of the A.C. PILOT program that factored into this year’s contentious LD2 Assembly contest. Consistent with his […]

  • Christie ’09 alum points finger at Governor for Assembly losses

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog A veteran of the 2009 Christie campaign had harsh words for his former boss on Friday as Republicans across New Jersey continue to debate historic legislative losses. “Every electoral loss in South Jersey, including my friend Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi, is courtesy of Governor Christie completely forgetting about […]