Articles Posted in the " Chris Christie " Category

  • Christie to ABC7: “We were listening to all of you!”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m not saying this particular ABC7 anchor was TRYING to be ridiculous, Save Jerseyans, but when the people hyping a storm that went bust subsequently turn around and ask an elected official whether they overreacted, one can’t help but laugh! Or respond in characteristic Christie fashion (at the 1:42 […]



  • Christie declares State of Emergency as Juno Arrives

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Winter Storm Juno is already upon us, Save Jerseyans, with light snow falling across most of the Garden State at this hour, the first such major event of this season, and Governor Chris Christie is getting on a jump on the worst of the winter weather (expected […]


  • Christie’s PAC Launches Online

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s game on, Save Jerseyans. Hours after wrapping up a highly-visible appearance at the Iowa Freedom Summit, Governor Chris Christie’s long-anticipated leadership political action committee has launched online. “America has been a nation that has always controlled events and yet today events control us,” the website, leadershipforamericamatters.org, explains […]


  • Christie: I’m not “too New Jersey for Iowa”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At the podium addressing this year’s Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday, Save Jerseyans, Governor Chris Christie continued a theme from his State of the State address: a nation beset by anxiety. He also touted his pro-life position (saying he was “living proof” that pro-lifers can win in blue states), […]


  • Why Chris Christie is wading into Iowa

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog N.J. Pollster Patrick Murray says “schizophrenic.” PR guru Dan Cirucci? Resistant to “categorization or compartmentalization.” However you choose to describe Governor Chris Christie’s 2016 strategy to date, Save Jerseyans, what’s undeniable is that it hasn’t gone according to plan. It’s with that backdrop that New Jersey’s top […]


  • Christie’s Game Plan: Here’s What We Think

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot People keep asking us: What is Governor Chris Christie’s game plan vis-a-vis 2016? Well, we have been, we are and we will continue to be huge Christie fans. That’s obvious. But we’re not privy to any inside information because Team Christie always plays its cards very close to the vest. […]


  • Should Chris Christie run for president?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Tales of polls and defections aside… What say you, Save Jerseyans? Should he? Or shouldn’t he? Should Chris Christie run for president in 2016? Yes! No. Undecided…   pollcode.com free polls


  • At 3rd A.C. Summit, Christie Declares ‘Nothing Is Unfixable’

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Thursday’s third Atlantic City “summit” culminated with an executive order – #171 –  appointing an Emergency Manager (Kevin Lavin of FTI Consulting’s Global Restructuring business unit) and Special Consultant (Kevyn Orr, formerly Emergency Manager for the City of Detroit) to develop and oversee a comprehensive overhaul of Atlantic City’s government. […]


  • Is Christie headed for a great fall?

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings Prominent New Jersey Republicans seem to finally be moving out of Governor Chris Christie’s shadow. This afternoon The Star Ledger reported that Monmouth County State Senator Joe Kyrillos was among the 15 or so New Jersey Republicans who met with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, a top rival of Christie’s for the 2016 GOP […]



  • Christie walking back support for Common Core?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s decision to reevaluate PARCC testing is nothing new, Save Jerseyans, but his rhetoric where the inextricably-linked Common Core issue is concerned has definitely changed.  In case you missed it, here’s what he had to say at the end of last week on NJ 101.5: […]


  • Former Christie Spokesman Declares for Mitt

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Christie Octopus is still extensive, Save Jerseyans, and you can’t read too much into one personnel story, but there are obvious risks to idling a presidential bid while Bridgegate sorts itself out (if that’s what is indeed happening): talent gets anxious. Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney […]