Lance vs. Larsen Debates Scheduled

Leonard Lance (left) and David Larsen (right)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Heads up, Save Jerseyans… The Lance for Congress campaign announced its 2014 GOP Primary debate schedule on Monday; incumbent U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ07) will face off with his 3-time primary opponent David Larsen on two separate… Continue Reading

DGA: Buono’s Still a Loser

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog While the media flagellates itself for endorsing Chris Christie last November in light of the Bridgegate/Sandygate allegations, Save Jerseyans, DGA Chairman Governor Peter Shumlin (D-VT) remains unapologetic concerning his decision to let Barbara Buono flounder without… Continue Reading

GOP Bridgegate Silence Explained?


OPINION: How Chris Christie’s Coattailless Landslide Jaded Down-Ballot Republicans When He Needed Them Most By Rick Shaftan | The Save Jersey Blog Many commentators, both inside and out of New Jersey, have questioned why so few Republicans have piped up in support of… Continue Reading

RNC Claims Success in N.J.

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The RNC held its annual meeting last week, Save Jerseyans, and among other hot topics on the agenda, attendees heard about GOP successes in… New Jersey. Here’s an excerpt from the welcome letter: We tested… Continue Reading

U.S. Attorney Subpoenas Christie Campaign, NJGOP Records

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog On this episode of “As New Jersey Turns”… PolitickerNJ reports that the U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman’s office sent subpoenas duces tecum (a documentation-seeking demand) to both the Christie for Governor 2013 reelection campaign as well as the… Continue Reading

Scarpa’s (Very) Late Surge in LD38

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LD38 Assembly Challenger Significantly Narrows Gap in Cliffhanger Recount; Eustace Clinging to 36 Vote Lead By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog As Christmas approaches and snow blankets the Garden State, most of my fellow Save Jerseyans probably are thinking of the… Continue Reading

A Tale of Two Assembly Seats

Davis (right) with Assemblymen Brown (left) and Amodeo (center) in 2013.

Amodeo Concedes in LD2 While Scarpa Gains Ground in LD38 By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A quick Election 2013 recount update for those of you retaining some stomach lining: Fading Republican hopes of a successful legal challenge in LD2 were… Continue Reading

Left Goes After Wally Edge (to Get Christie)


By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The all-out Democrat push to wound Governor Chris Christie ahead of 2016 is already well underway, Save Jerseyans, but the New Jersey Dems think they’ve finally bloodied the waters with the unlikeliest of all scandal… Continue Reading

Amodeo Loses LD2 Recount

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s all over in LD2, Save Jerseyans. The unofficial results of the Assembly recount between incumbent John Amodeo and challenger Vincent Mazzeo are in: this time, Mazzeo defeated Amodeo by 39 votes, 25,166 to 25,127,… Continue Reading