Articles Posted in the " Second Amendment " Category

  • N.J. concealed carry petition count surpasses 15,000 signatures

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey gun owners are proposing their own solution as fears of ISIS attacks on the U.S. homeland grow: let us defend ourselves. An online petition asking Governor Chris Christie to enact concealed carry in New Jersey has surpassed 15,000 digital signatures. “The terrorists in Paris yesterday executed innocent […]

  • Assemblyman Auth: Let those who protect us protect themselves!

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Mass shootings ALWAYS occur under ideal liberal conditions, Save Jerseyans. It’s a common thread that the Left conveniently ignores in the never-ending quest to dumb down our nation’s domestic and foreign relations debates. New Jersey Assemblyman Robert Auth (R-39) wants to create one less “sitting duck zone” (my […]

  • Christie vetoes Democracy Act, A.C. PILOT program, gun control bill

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie acted on a host of bills on Monday, Save Jerseyans, notably by issuing a veto of the so-called Democracy Act designed to help Democrats buy more elections and a conditional veto of the A.C. PILOT program that factored into this year’s contentious LD2 Assembly contest. Consistent with his […]

  • Space in LD24: “Nothing better than an unregistered gun”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assemblyman Parker Space (R-24) loves the Second Amendment, doesn’t mince words, and certainly doesn’t care if anyone is offended by either, Save Jerseyans. “There is nothing better than an unregistered gun, believe me,” the NRA-backed legislator declared at a Tuesday candidate forum hosted by the New Jersey Herald. Democrat Michael Grace, […]

  • Rooney talks override vote on NJ 101.5: “Attacking gun owners is like cat nip”

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The morning after Steve Sweeney led a politically-motivated override of Governor Christie’s gun bill veto, Save Jerseyans, our Blogger-in-Chief and favorite Garden State attorney Matt Rooney returned to NJ 101.5 for Friday morning drive time to name names and stand up for common sense with the great Bill Spadea. LISTEN: _____ You can hear/read […]

  • Override vote signals new assault on N.J. privacy rights

    By Rich Pezzullo | The Save Jersey Blog Now that the New Jersey Senate has voted to reverse Governor Christie’s attempt to protect the privacy of New Jersey citizens seeking medical treatment, we need to contemplate the impact on the superseding Federal Law, HIPAA, which guarantees a person’s right to privacy regarding medical records. It will be […]

  • Senate votes to override Christie’s gun bill veto

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Sweeney and Christie are both running for higher office, Save Jerseyans, but Chris Christie just happens to be right on the substance of this 100% politically-motivated gun control debate. I explained it all before right here and won’t again. All you need to know that’s new? The latest […]

  • LISTEN: Rooney discusses the Father Carter gun case on NJ 101.5

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog In case you missed it, Save Jerseyans, our Blogger-in-Chief and favorite Garden State attorney Matt Rooney joined Bill Spadea on NJ 101.5 on Friday morning during drive time. He called in to discuss the disturbing case of Father Kevin Carter who stands accused of serious crimes for allegedly pointing a Civil War-era […]

  • Father Kevin Carter: a martyr of a different kind?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As an attorney in my extra-blogging existence, Save Jerseyans, I ordinarily cringe when the media wants to convict (or exonerate) defendants before we even have all the facts. The temptation is understandable but it doesn’t aid the cause of justice.  I’m going to make an exception in the […]

  • Make all your zones trouble free; it only takes a sign on the door!

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog With the tremendous success of posted gun-free zones again demonstrated by last week’s Umpqua Community College shooting, Save Jerseyans, it’s time we extend the logic of that liberal thinking to other tragedies like fires, diseases, floods, hurricanes and other natural disasters and economic troubles. Let’s take fires […]