Articles Posted in the " National " Category

  • It’s time to uproot the flag

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog It’s time for the Confederate battle flag to come down. After the Charleston massacre, and especially after the grace, humility, forgiveness and love shown by the grief-stricken people of Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church and as a gesture of reconciliation – call it a unilateral act […]

  • When people die, President Obama takes to the sky

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog In the wake of the Charleston massacre, our fearless leader, President Obama, did what he always does when an unexpected crisis befalls him: He went to a series of Hollywood fundraisers. Why get bogged down in the ugly details of reality when you can go and […]

  • Kean: We must “save and educate” in wake of Charleston church shooting

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean issued the following statement after Wednesday night’s Charleston church shooting that left 9 dead including a South Carolina state senator: I must echo the calls for justice and peace from the black community: This type of terrorism, too, must be stopped. “By now, our society should […]

  • Murray: No GOP front runner (or top tier) as Jeb launches

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Jeb Bush is officially in (as of 3:00 p.m. EST Monday), Save Jerseyans, but for all of his name recognition and financial prowess, 2016 continues to be a unique cycle insofar as there’s not just no front runner for the Republican nomination, but there isn’t even a […]

  • Ernst Coming to New Jersey to Headline GOPAC Fundraiser

    By Art Gallagher | Iowa U.S. Senator Joni Ernst is coming to New Jersey next week as the headliner for a GOPAC fundraiser. Ernst, a freshman senator who gave the Republican response to the State of the Union address in January, came to national prominence with her unconventional campaign ad. GOPAC is a national […]

  • Hillary’s House vs. Rubio’s: Who’s The Hypocrite?

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot OK, so the New York Times says Marco Rubio is a spendthrift and would have you believe he lives lavishly. But, look at his home — at the top, circled in red. Not the whole neighborhood. No, just the home circled in red. Then, look at Hillary Clinton’s abode (directly […]

  • The Republican Primary fight has once again become a circus

    By Tom Lahey | Parliament Street How many more Republicans have to announce their bid to run for President before we say enough is enough? Right now, there are nine Republicans already declared with at least six more who are expected to announce their intentions soon. The Democrats, meanwhile, have three declared candidates (Clinton, Sanders […]

  • #MDW15: Christie scolds Senate for blocking PATRIOT Act extension

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog While you were beaching… Memorial Day Weekend is typically a media “black hole” for American politics, Save Jerseyans, as citizens fire up their barbecues and politicians march in local parades, but after the U.S. Senate blocked three key portions of the PATRIOT Act on Saturday morning, Governor […]