Articles Posted in the " Second Amendment " Category

  • Shy Profiled by ABC’s Nightline

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog 10-year old Gloucester County native and female competitive shooter Shyanne Roberts is still climbing the media ladder and making waves, Save Jerseyans, since Save Jersey first posted her Trenton committee testimony back in the spring. You last saw her on CNN. Next up: ABC’s Nightline… Post by Shyanne […]


  • Newark’s model doesn’t work on either coast

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Living now in New Jersey, I keep up on news from “home” (in Washington State) only to find the stories here and the stories there are the same stories, this time about police telling citizens that, for certain types of crimes, you’re on your own. When […]


  • Newark’s residents are on their own!

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog If I lived in Newark and didn’t already have one, I would immediately buy a gun – lots of guns. After bungled attempts by police director Eugene Venable to “clarify” Chief Anthony Campos’s new policy of directing officers to refuse to respond to some criminal complaints, the […]


  • After Ottawa, we must realize that we are the militia

    Predictions for what happens next after Ottawa By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog What happened yesterday in Ottawa is a horrible, terrible act of terrorism. Open, ordered, consensus-oriented Canada has been attacked by a home-grown jihadi who was mentally unstable and had a long criminal record. A Canadian soldier was killed by […]


  • NJ NRA Questionnaire Ratings: Belgard Leaves It Blank?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve been asked by more than a few readers where this year’s New Jersey federal candidates stand on the critical Second Amendment question. The NRA-PVA isn’t infallible (they endorsed Harry Reid in the past before “breaking up” in 2013) but the organization does important work; here are this […]


  • CNN Profiles South Jersey’s Shyanne Roberts

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog 10-year old ccompetitiveshooter Shyanne Roberts, a Gloucester County native, has gone mega-viral – perhaps that’s an understatement of sorts – since Save Jersey first posted her Trenton committee testimony back in the spring. Now she’s quite literally everywhere, Save Jerseyans; this Friday, she was profiled by CNN […]


  • AG Moves to Avoid Another Shaneen Allen Debacle

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Philadelphia mom Shaneen Allen will participate in the Pretrial Intervention Program (PTI) and avoid jail time, Save Jerseyans, which is absolutely the right result for these facts given the state of the law.  It’s a small but important victory for Second Amendment advocates in the Garden State; […]


  • My 3 Big Concerns with Holzapfel’s Gun Storage Bill

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog My #2A enthusiasts out there in our Save Jersey growing audience can likely issue spot a few more, but as best as I can tell, Save Jerseyans, there are three major problems with the enhanced penalty for improper storage of firearms legislation sponsored by Senator Jim Holzapfel (R-10). In no particular […]


  • Gun Grabbers Protest Christie in CT

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie got this one 100% right, Save Jerseyans, so the bedwetters who protested him in Connecticut on Tuesday will just have to deal. It isn’t hurting RGA-backed candidate Tom Foley who continues to out-poll the Democrat incumbent by a narrow but significant margin not all-too-dissimilar […]


  • UPDATE: Shaneen Allen Gets PTI

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A huge update on the Shaneen Allen saga from NBC 10: “On Wednesday, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office released a clarification of the 2008 “Graves Act” directive, which deals with incidents in which out-of-state residents who hold a valid permit to carry a firearm in their home […]




  • Unequal Justice in Atlantic County

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Most of America was rightfully shocked and angry on Monday, Save Jerseyans, they they got their first look at the leaked video of Ray Rice knocking his (now) wife unconscious with one vicious and cowardly act in a Revel elevator. Now Rice is shut down… not unlike the Revel. And […]