Articles Posted in the " Jersey Shore " Category

  • LD1 race turns into a chase as GOP team demands debate via e-mail

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog LD1 isn’t so much a race as a chase thus far in the Election 2015 cycle, Save Jerseyans. The GOP Assembly ticket in this rare partisan-split district of Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro is spoiling for a fight. Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak and his Democrat running mate, […]


  • MacArthur helps rescue KC-10 (and joint base) from retirement

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As promised, Save Jerseyans, freshman Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) led the charge on behalf of thousands of his constituents employed by the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst on Wednesday night, securing language in the Fiscal Year 2016 National Defense Authorization Act safeguarding the KC-10 refueling tanker from efforts to retire it and, […]


  • Sweeney’s North Jersey casino plan is a complete fantasy

    By Ed Sheppard | The Save Jersey Blog State Senate President Steve Sweeney gave an interview to PolitickerNJ last week, Save Jerseyans, and his comments about Atlantic City and gambling have me questioning the man’s state of mind. “Look, it’s not the most popular thing to talk about casinos in Northern New Jersey, but the […]


  • Guadagno draws approx. 400 for PAC kick-off

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At first impression, Save Jerseyans, the “We Care About NJ Political Action Committee” is off to a strong start. The mobbed $100 per head event headlined by Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno at the Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club in Farmingdale attracted close to 400 attendees on Tuesday evening […]


  • Christie signs horse race simulcasting legislation

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Simulcasting of horse races in Atlantic City should continue for now, Save Jerseyans, after Governor Chris Christie signed S-2626/A-3972 on Monday. At the moment, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is the only horse racing simulcast facility left in Atlantic City. This new law will permit A.C. casinos to freely negotiate signal fees […]



  • LD2 belongs to the people, NOT Steve Sweeney

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog So I was reading a story in last Sunday’s Press of Atlantic City, Save Jerseyans, and the last three paragraphs really got my blood boiling. Take a read: Sweeney said on Wednesday that he will be actively engaged and will “do everything I can” to help Mazzeo and Bell […]


  • Lucas Sentencing Postponed Till May 1

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com Former Manalapan Mayor Andrew Lucas’s sentencing on federal fraud charges has been postponed for a third time, according to the Asbury Park Press. Convicted of obstruction of justice and falsifying tax returns and loan application documents last September, Lucas was to have been sentenced on January 20, but the government […]




  • Atlantic GOP launches “Meadowlands Mazzeo” Facebook page

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Atlantic County GOP Chairman Keith Davis isn’t waiting for the general election to go hammer and tongs after Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo (D-2), Save Jerseyans. Rebranding the freshman incumbent as “Meadowlands” Mazzeo, Davis’s organization launched www.MeadowlandsMazzeo.com this week (along with www.Facebook.com/MeadowlandsMazzeo) to take Assemblyman Mazzeo to task for refusing to fight […]


  • The New Face of the Brick Republican Team

    By William G. Kuncken | The Save Jersey Blog This year, Save Jerseyans, one of the most competitive elections in the state will be in Ocean County’s third largest municipality. Yes… in Ocean! Brick has been a bastion for Conservative politics on the state and federal level, strongly supporting Rep. Tom MacArthur, former Congressman Jon Runyan, […]