Articles Posted in the " Cape May County " Category

  • Desiderio, Pagliughi re-elected on the Jersey Cape

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Cape May County voters showed no signs of discontent with their local leadership at the polls on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans. In the resort town of Sea Isle (and your Blogger-in-Chief’s second home), Mayor Leonard Desiderio was reelected with 480 votes along with Councilmen William Kehner (462 votes) and Frank […]


  • LD1 race turns into a chase as GOP team demands debate via e-mail

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog LD1 isn’t so much a race as a chase thus far in the Election 2015 cycle, Save Jerseyans. The GOP Assembly ticket in this rare partisan-split district of Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro is spoiling for a fight. Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak and his Democrat running mate, […]




  • Jim Sauro comes out swinging in LD1 introduction

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans: you read about how, on Tuesday, the LD1 GOP ticket called out their opponents’s inability to create jobs and how Sgt. Carl R. Biletta called out Jeff Van Drew for exploiting veterans. A bold and true move, if I do say so myself. But another under-discussed […]



  • Bramnick heads to LD1 for Assembly Fundraiser

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The path for one of 2017’s prospective GOP gubernatorial contenders runs through 2015’s legislative elections, Save Jerseyans. Next stop: battleground LD1. Next Tuesday, April 14th, Bramnick will headline a $250 per person fundraiser for Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro at the Hampton Inn in Vineland. Co-hosts include a smattering of […]


  • LD1 in 2015: What to watch on the ground

    By Irwin M. Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog The players are set in LD1, folks. On the Republican side, Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi will be running with Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro to reclaim another seat in LD1 for the GOP. On the Democratic side, Senator Jeff Van Drew, who promised to act as if he […]



  • LD1 Update: Sauro to run with Fiocchi

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Jim Sauro will join incumbent Republican Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi on the ballot in November, Save Jerseyans, or at least that’s the plan. “I am running for State Assembly because Trenton needs more people with real world business experience, who are willing to lead and unafraid to speak their […]


  • Our Rights Up in Smoke? Please Help This Woman Get a Common Sense Ruling

    By Ed Sheppard | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans: something was brought to my attention last night. If this woman loses her court fight, it will open the door to further (and dramatic) infringements upon citizen’s property rights; the potential negative impact for thousands of hard working New Jerseyans is hard to fathom. Here are the […]


  • Van Drew Owes Fiocchi an Apology

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog So I’m back from summer vacation, Save Jerseyans, and I ain’t happy. In fact, I’m angry. I read about Senator Jeff Van Drew’s appointing 25 people to the 1st District Economic task force. About how Van Drew made himself chair. About how he made Assemblyman Fluff Andrzejczak […]


  • Shore GOP Pushes Back Against Dems Over North Jersey Casinos

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Jersey Shore GOP is waging a 3-cycle war at the moment, Save Jerseyans, precipitated by the distressed Atlantic City casino industry. Our friend Michael Donohue, chairman of the Cape May GOP, took direct aim at one of Election 2017 likely top political targets, state Senator Jim Whelan (D-2) […]