Articles Posted in the " Foreign Policy " Category

  • 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), […]

  • The shot heard round the world

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog DEVELOPING: “At the request of Turkey, the North Atlantic Council will hold an extraordinary meeting at (1600 GMT),” a NATO official told AFP news on Tuesday. “The aim of this extraordinary NAC is for Turkey to inform Allies about the downing of a Russian airplane.” More background on […]

  • You can’t compare refugees

    By Ian Linker | The Save Jersey Blog I am appalled by those of you who are comparing the arguments against admitting Syrian refugees into the U.S. today to the arguments against admitting Central European Jewish refugees into the U.S. who were fleeing the Nazis during the late 1930s. Other than that both groups are […]

  • Syrian refugees vs. New Jersey’s hungry and homeless

    By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog We can’t take care of our own, Save Jerseyans, and we wonder why we pay higher taxes, go deeper in debt, continue to fund what we can’t afford, and have no money left to fund our own humanitarian problems. Let’s look at the numbers behind Syrian refugee […]

  • Weekend TV: Rooney debates Syrian refugee crisis with ACLU on ‘Power and Politics’

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Decision-makers in Washington, D.C. and Trenton, New Jersey were consumed this week with the Syrian refugee debacle. Are you ready for some informed but brutally honest perspective, Save Jerseyans? Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney is on News12’s ‘Power and Politics‘ program this weekend debating the moral and legal implications with […]

  • Pascrell gets weepy over refugee bill but adds little to the debate

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Well, the House overwhelmingly passed H.R. 4038 (by 287 to 147) on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, giving the “American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act” designed to stop the Obama Administration’s plan to continue resettling unvetted Syrian “refugees” in our county a veto-proof majority on the same day that DHS caught eight […]

  • Assemblyman Auth: Let those who protect us protect themselves!

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Mass shootings ALWAYS occur under ideal liberal conditions, Save Jerseyans. It’s a common thread that the Left conveniently ignores in the never-ending quest to dumb down our nation’s domestic and foreign relations debates. New Jersey Assemblyman Robert Auth (R-39) wants to create one less “sitting duck zone” (my […]

  • REPORT: Alleged mastermind of Paris attacks is dead following dramatic raid

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog European sources have informed international media outlets The Paris prosecutor has confirmed that 27-year-old Abdel­hamid Abaaoud, the Belgian national of Moroccan origin who allegedly masterminded last week’s gruesome Paris terror attacks, expired during a dramatic Wednesday raid in a northern Paris suburb during which time the government fired approximately 5,000 […]

  • VIDEO: Save Jersey’s Rooney wades into Syrian refugee controversy

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog As the debate over resettlement of Syrian refugees continues to roil America and New Jersey’s political leadership begins to weigh in, Save Jerseyans, Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney was a guest on Tuesday evening’s edition of Chasing News on Fox29/My9 to offer some perspective… WATCH: _____

  • MacArthur joins chorus demanding Syrian resettlement program suspension

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) and a bipartisan coalition of House members have joined the growing chorus calling for a freeze to the Obama Administration’s resettlement program from Syria and Iraq. “My thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families and the entire nation of France,” said Congressman MacArthur in a […]

  • An unspoken truth: Obama’s behavior doomed the Syrian refugees

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Almost exactly one year ago today, Save Jerseyans, when President Barack Obama usurped Congress’s constitutional authority to set U.S. immigration policy in a manner unprecedented in American history, New Jersey’s Leonard Lance warned us that the President had “brought us closer to a constitutional confrontation” through his alarmingly poor behavior: […]

  • In case you’ve forgotten what a real leader sounds like

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Look no further than Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu whose country has faced many Paris-style attacks – and the constant threat of annihilation –  over the course of many years, Save Jerseyans. He offered the following remarks immediately after the terrorist attacks in Paris. THIS is what our next president NEEDS to say: On […]