Articles Posted in the " Cumberland County " Category

  • 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 […]



  • 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 […]


  • 6 Reasons to Build the BL England Pipeline

    By Ed Sheppard | The Save Jersey Blog No, I’m not talking about the Keystone Pipeline (though I do think that should also be built already!), Save Jerseyans. I’m talking about the BL England Pipeline Project. You’ve read about Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi’s efforts to get this pipeline built on Save Jersey. You’ve probably heard the loud objections of the Sierra Club […]


  • LoBiondo Calls On Greco to Resign

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Frank LoBiondo, a close long-time ally of Cumberland County Chairman Bob Greco, is calling on the GOP Chairman to step aside on Tuesday morning following a report in the Vineland Daily Journal that Greco had been charged with “theft by failure to make required disposition.” “I was shocked to […]


  • Fiocchi Fights to Revive Pipeline

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Plenty of politicians talk about “creating” jobs, Save Jerseyans, but only a few actually try to unshackle the free market and let it put people back to work. Freshman Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi (R-1) is trying to do just that, strongly urging the Pinelands Commission to reconsider its vote that killed […]