Articles Posted in the " Foreign Policy " Category

  • STANDOFF: Menendez issues statement torching Obama’s Iran capitulation

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Barack Obama might’ve picked a fight with the wrong guy, Save Jerseyans, based on this release from Bob Menendez (D-Dominican Republic, Ecuador) issued shortly after news reports of a total and complete capitulation to the Iranian government’s nuke talk demands went public: If today’s news report from Lausanne is […]


  • MacArthur: latest VA scandal is “deeply troubling”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) wants the Department of Veterans Affairs to release findings from 140 health care investigations going back to 2006 which, according to a March 2015 report, were never made available to the public. It’s just the latest component of a disgustingly-callous cover up; in light […]


  • Churchill back at No. 10… sort of.

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Media snobs and mirror-gazing pundits tried creating a self-fulfilling prophecy about Benjamin Netanyahu’s dead-certain political demise that more than blew up in their faces. If anything, it blew off their heads. If you keep saying he’s toast, he’s toast, he’s toast, they thought and wrote, Israeli […]


  • A giant load of BRAC: government is not a jobs program!

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Sometimes the important stories are hidden deep in the weeds, where you either struggle mightily to find them or stumble across them as you peruse other things. The latter was the case with a recent one in The Burlington County Times about New Jersey spending nearly $200,000 […]



  • A Tale of Two Parties: Netanyahu Edition

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I didn’t get to listen to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Tuesday congressional address live, Save Jerseyans, but wow, when I did, it’s not hard to understand how he’s remained one of the democratic world’s most enduring and resilient figures.  Missed it, too? Rectify your error: Something […]



  • Will any N.J. Dems skip Netanyahu’s big speech? (UPDATED)

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated 3/2 @ 5:50 p.m. The Hill published an updated roll call late Monday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, and the list of Democrat abstentions is up to 53. New Jersey specific news: Definitely Attending: Donald Norcross (D, NJ-1), Cory Booker (D-Twitter) and Bob Menendez (D-Ecuador, Dominican Republic) Definitely Skipping: […]


  • No, Marie Harf, You’re Not Smarter than Everyone Else

    By Joe Schilp | Joe’s Blog Over the weekend, United States State Department Spokesperson Marie Harf appeared on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews and set off a firestorm with the following comment about ISIS terrorists in the Middle East: We’re killing a lot of them and we’re going to keep killing more of them. So are the […]


  • MacArthur assumes Vice Chairmanship of armed services subcommittee

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He’s off to a strong start, Save Jerseyans.  Earning early accolades for setting a furious, district-centric work pace, including leading the effort to save the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst that’s fate is somewhat tied to the KC-10 refueling tanker, frosh Congressman Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-3) just took on another role: […]


  • Why We Have Failed in the Middle East Under Obama

    By Joe Schilp | Joe’s Blog Democrat party partisanship is destroying America and making the world a more dangerous place. I know many wish to place the blame on Barack Obama, and he deserves a fair share, but the left’s hatred for America and the things for which we’ve always stood has been on disgusting […]


  • When Christie met Abdullah

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The popular hero of the week is King Abdullah II of Jordan, Save Jerseyans, a pro-Western, Clint Eastwood-quoting and relatively progressive monarch who is taking an aggressive approach to combating ISIS at a time when President Obama seems preoccupied by pressing concerns like net neutrality and his […]


  • Passaic GOP Chairman: Rep. Smith needs to “revisit” gay rights remarks

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s something you don’t see often: On Friday, Save Jerseyans, a group of pro-gay marriage New Jersey Republicans called on Congressman Rep. Chris Smith (R, NJ-05), chairman of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organization, to recant certain comments regarding […]