Articles Posted in the " Election 2016 " Category

  • 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 […]

  • REPORT: Boehner to resign at the end of October

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog That’s what The New York Times is reporting, Save Jerseyans… Developing… “Speaker Boehner believes that the first job of any Speaker is to protect this institution and, as we saw yesterday with the Holy Father, it is the one thing that unites and inspires us all,” a Boehner aide […]

  • ALERT: Walker to quit GOP race on Monday evening

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Breaking news, Save Jerseyans… Sources are telling Fox News that Scott Walker will announce suspension of his campaign this afternoon, 9/21. — Brit Hume (@brithume) September 21, 2015 It’s an epic collapse that’s symbolic of this cycle’s unorthodox dynamics. Scott Walker’s fate was sealed when two consecutive GOP […]

  • The Debate Take: Who Scored, Who Didn’t

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot First, let’s begin with this: The Big GOP Debate last night gave CNN it’s highest ratings ever — the highest ratings in CNN history! It’s clear now that all the energy, all the ideas, all the excitement and all the interest is on the Republican side. And on the Democrat […]

  • Why watch the replay? Here are your #CNNDebate crib notes.

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Last night’s CNN version of the Republican presidential debate was reminiscent of an Oscars telecast in length and self-aggrandizing speeches. At over three hours long, all 11 of the candidates participating deserve credit for staying upright without a shout of “Potty break, if you please” from […]

  • Who won tonight’s main card #CNNDebate?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Part politics and mostly pro-wrestling, Save Jerseyans, the second GOP debate of the 2016 cycle rambled on for a full 35-minutes before a single substantive question (foreign policy-related) was posed to the field. Helpful? Not unless you enjoy watching grown men (and one women) drop elbows and […]

  • Republican Presidential-Nomination Gladiator, Round II

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog The latest installment of Republican Presidential-Nomination Gladiator airs tonight on CNN, so do up some popcorn, send the kiddies to their rooms – this may be an event not suitable for family viewing – pour several stiff ones and get out your scorecards. Look for blood […]