Articles Posted in the " Election 2016 " Category




  • Christie dumps on Trump during diner stop interview

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m not sure that the no nonsense-looking waitress watching his conversation with John Harwood agreed, Save Jerseyans, but Chris Christie‘s message from New Hampshire was loud and clear this morning: Donald Trump wouldn’t make a good nominee… or president. In his opinion. “The math doesn’t support Donald’s position,” […]


  • POLL: Christie leads New Hampshire’s face time contest

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He’s languishing at 8th place in Patrick Murray’s latest Monmouth University poll, Save Jerseyans, but it’s not for lack of effort. He’s making good on his promise to spend more time in the Granite State than any other candidate according to the polled percentage of residents who reported having […]


  • Some Perspective On Trump’s Surge

    Donald Trump is Howard Beale with groomed hair, clean clothes and his own Boeing 757 By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Donald Trump has the media and political elite on both sides of the aisle in a tissy because he is leading the GOP field for the 2016 presidential nomination after committing two “unforgivable” sins against […]



  • Five Good Things About The Trump Boomlet

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Nothing seems to be able to stop Donald Trump’s fledgling presidential campaign this summer. Nothing! And, we’ve got to admit — it’s sort of fun to watch. Here are five good things about the sudden Trump surge: 1) Trump is raising important issues that candidates in both parties have not […]


  • See, I told you so: Poll leader Trump channels Christie, eats reporter

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I don’t enjoy being right about this stuff as much as my detractors might lead you to believe, Save Jerseyans. It’s usually regarding something that’s less-than-good news for the good guys. For starters, there’s the extent to which the GOP’s current and former 2016 pack leaders are letting […]


  • Fact Check: Christie’s gun rights record

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Is any press good press in a presidential primary slug fest, Save Jerseyans? It’s debatable when your name recognition is already sky-high like Chris Christie‘s is, but with his Iowa numbers down around 1%, I guess it can’t hurt. On Saturday, it came in the form of […]



  • Christie rolls out National Finance Team

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Washburne has been on the team since at least January; he’s part of the reason Governor Christie spent so much time in the Cowboys owner’s box, Save Jerseyans. The rest of the names reflect an obvious RGA-theme (e.g. Whitman in Cali and Foley in CT were both Christie-backed […]


  • NJGOP taps Sheridan, Davis for new roles

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The NJGOP/Christie for President political establishment is shifting personnel at the end of July, Save Jerseyans, another sign that the Governor’s inner circle led by Bill Palatucci remains fully in control of the state party apparatus. On Monday, it was confirmed that State Committee Deputy Executive Director Pete […]