Articles Posted in the " Israel " Category

  • 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 […]

  • Lance fights for New Jersey’s victims of Iranian terrorism

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The House of Representatives acted affirmatively on H.R. 3457, the Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act, on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, a measure cosponsored by Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) to prevent the President from removing Iranian sanctions until all judgments are paid to the victims of that state sponsor of terror for its acts […]

  • Norcross announces opposition to Iran Deal

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Another New Jersey Democrat is coming out against President Obama’s Iran Deal: Donald Norcross. He shared his rationale on Tuesday evening with the Congregation Sons of Israel in Cherry Hill: “The Iranian regime is a known sponsor of terrorism that has made no secret of its hatred for […]

  • MacArthur travels to Israel as Iran Deal-related tensions mount

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog House Freshman always avail themselves of an August-recess trip to Israel, Save Jerseyans, but with a vote on the Iran nuclear “deal” scheduled for September, this cycle’s adventure has taken on an entirely new air of seriousness for attendees including New Jersey’s Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). Some sights from […]

  • 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 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: […]

  • Christie/Rivlin Photo Spray is Canceled

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chris Christie’s Wednesday photo spray at New York City’s  Park Lane Hotel with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin is off for unspecified reasons, Save Jerseyans. “Due to a change in President Reuven Rivlin’s schedule, Governor Christie’s meeting with President Rivlin has been canceled. President Rivlin will be returning to […]

  • Defying Obama, Christie to Meet Israeli President in NYC

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chris Christie just scored a huge public relations coup days after launching his national PAC, Save Jerseyans, scheduling a Wednesday photo spray at New York City’s  Park Lane Hotel with none other than Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Rivlin reportedly declined a meeting with President Obama after the White House […]

  • Lance to lead Israel Caucus for New Congress

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog FYI – we learned today that our very own Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) will serve as co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus for the 114th Congress, Save Jerseyans, along with fellow Congressmen Lee Zeldin (NY-01), Peter Roskam (IL-06) and Doug Lamborn (CO-05).  “Israel is the preeminent democracy in […]

  • The American Jewish Community Should Join the GOP

    By Joshua A. Sotomayor-Einstein | The Save Jersey Blog The recent Gaza War has demonstrated that the era of bipartisan support for Israel is over. Republicans overwhelmingly sided with Israel, while Democratic leaders hemmed and hawed over every conceivable statement calculated to alienate the least amount of radical far-left, anti-Israel activists. From Hillary Clinton’s justification of […]