Articles Posted in the " National " Category

  • SC Poll: Christie in 8th Place

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog True, Bill Clinton came out of nowhere to win his party’s’ presidential nomination, Save Jerseyans, but as FiveThirtyEight blog recently pointed out, Chris Christie’s name recognition is light years’ ahead of where Bill Clinton was at this point in the ’92 cycle.  A new Townhall/Gravis poll of 831 likely […]


  • Christie endorses Rick Perry?

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings A facebook page that promoted Governor Chris Christie’s reelection in 2013 and is now linked to his presidential exploratory PAC posted a endorsement of former Texas Governor Rick Perry’s PAC last night: Christie and Perry are both competing in the “pre-primary” for the 2016 GOP Presidential nomination.  Both men spoke at the […]



  • Christie: I’m not “too New Jersey for Iowa”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At the podium addressing this year’s Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday, Save Jerseyans, Governor Chris Christie continued a theme from his State of the State address: a nation beset by anxiety. He also touted his pro-life position (saying he was “living proof” that pro-lifers can win in blue states), […]


  • Why Chris Christie is wading into Iowa

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog N.J. Pollster Patrick Murray says “schizophrenic.” PR guru Dan Cirucci? Resistant to “categorization or compartmentalization.” However you choose to describe Governor Chris Christie’s 2016 strategy to date, Save Jerseyans, what’s undeniable is that it hasn’t gone according to plan. It’s with that backdrop that New Jersey’s top […]


  • Is Christie headed for a great fall?

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings Prominent New Jersey Republicans seem to finally be moving out of Governor Chris Christie’s shadow. This afternoon The Star Ledger reported that Monmouth County State Senator Joe Kyrillos was among the 15 or so New Jersey Republicans who met with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, a top rival of Christie’s for the 2016 GOP […]


  • Former Christie Spokesman Declares for Mitt

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Christie Octopus is still extensive, Save Jerseyans, and you can’t read too much into one personnel story, but there are obvious risks to idling a presidential bid while Bridgegate sorts itself out (if that’s what is indeed happening): talent gets anxious. Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney […]



  • Here’s How Chris Christie Will Go National

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is laying the groundwork for a national campaign. He’s hired a top-notch, national fund raiser to fill his campaign war chest. He’s probably getting ready to launch a national PAC or presidential exploratory committee. He’s practically daring federal prosecutors to wind up their seemingly endless […]


  • Christie’s Dance to the Nomination

    By Mike Donohue | The Save Jersey Blog So, Chris Christie has reached the point where his name is all he needs as an introduction (Really, probably just “Christie”), on a national level. Based on about 40 years of observation, I note that once a person reaches this stature, a swirling eddy of negativity hovers […]


  • The Only RINOs I See Are the Folks Yelling “RINO”

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans, you may not be aware of this, but a very small but very vocal group within the Republican Party think I am a RINO. Me! A “Republican in Name Only” for God’s sake… For many reasons which include, but are not limited to: Pointing out […]


  • More Twitter Digs: Ryan Needles Christie After Packers Prevail

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Dez Bryant went full-showboat and blew it for the Cowboys on Sunday, Save Jerseyans. Dallas fans can delude themselves until next season for all I care; it’s over now! And by the way: are Cowboys fans really going to complain about bad calls? With a straight face? […]


  • Christie, Walker Trade Snarky Tweets in Green Bay

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Both Governor Christie AND Walker are hanging out at today’s Green Bay vs. Dallas NFC playoff contest, Save Jerseyans. Smack talk is naturally all over social media. Making light of the New Jerseyan’s controversial visits to Dallas owner Jerry Jones’s box (FYI – he paid his own […]