Articles Posted in the " National " Category

  • Trump turns, trains his twitter fire on Christie

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It was mere days ago that Donald Trump publicly entertained the notion of a Chris Christie vice presidency, Save Jerseyans, calling the Governor a “good guy” when asked by process-hungry presidential campaign circuit reporters. But the Donald is as changeable as 2016 primary voters. With his own numbers […]

  • THURSDAY: Cruz set to raise big money, announce N.J. team in Union County

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Ted Cruz is rising in the polls and redoubling efforts to build a national network, Save Jerseyans, including right here in donor-rich New Jersey. His Garden State effort will likely receive a major boost on Thursday when the Texas senator hosts a 4:30 p.m. presser at the American Legion […]

  • New Hampshire Union Leader endorses Christie

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog It hasn’t yet impacted his polling position, Save Jerseyans, but Governor Chris Christie‘s tireless campaigning in New Hampshire has earned him the endorsement of the Granite State’s most influential newspaper. “Gov. Christie is right for these dangerous times,” the New Hampshire Union Leader’s publisher, Joseph McQuaid, opined in the editorial. […]

  • WNYC Radio: Rooney, Katz mix it up over Islam, Christie and Trump

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined WNYC Radio‘s David Furst and Matt Katz, who covers Chris Christie for NJPR, on this week’s thoroughly-entertaining and information edition of the Christie Tracker Podcast, Save Jerseyans. Their topics? Donald Trump’s controversial Jersey City 9/11 comments, Governor Christie’s reaction to them (relative to his past positions), […]

  • The Trump ‘Phenomenon’ Is Real: Here’s Why

    By Dan Cirucci | via Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot The inside-the beltway crowd wants Donald Trump out of the presidential race. Establishment Republicans (and presumably the whole Washington establishment) look upon a Trump presidency as nothing less than an absolute nightmare. Wall Street isn’t happy about Trump. Washington isn’t happy. The media are discombobulated in the face of […]

  • Trump lies about “thousands” cheering 9/11 in New Jersey

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Does lying about a problem to score political points serve the solution, Save Jerseyans? On Saturday, the Donald held a campaign rally in Birmingham, Alabama, and during one of his patented rambling rants, he made an extraordinary claims about 9/11 and… the State of New Jersey. “I watched when […]

  • Weekend TV: Rooney debates Syrian refugee crisis with ACLU on ‘Power and Politics’

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Decision-makers in Washington, D.C. and Trenton, New Jersey were consumed this week with the Syrian refugee debacle. Are you ready for some informed but brutally honest perspective, Save Jerseyans? Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney is on News12’s ‘Power and Politics‘ program this weekend debating the moral and legal implications with […]

  • The Power Grid – America’s Achilles’ Heel

    Energy Security Requires National Leadership By Scott Rudder | The Save Jersey Blog The former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, James Woolsey,  issued a stark warning, based on a US government study, that the death of millions of Americans could be only weeks away due to our national power grid’s shocking vulnerability to man-made […]

  • And the main stage #GOPDebate winner is…

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog We’re down to eight main stage debate participants (for now), Save Jerseyans, and the narrower field combined with an elevated level of questioning served up by Fox Business and The Wall Street Journal made Tuesday night’s contest the most substantive of the cycle. Hands down!  But who is walking away the […]