Articles Posted in the " State Assembly " Category

  • Battleground Atlantic: Punchy Democrats push ahead without a clear vision

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We all lived through Election 2013, Save Jerseyans. I’m not sure whether small inconveniences like “issues” will matter in 2015’s legislative battlegrounds if Democrat Super PACs perform as expected in the weeks ahead. The good news for Republicans in South Jersey’s LD1 and LD2? Their Democrat opponents […]

  • Bonnie strikes again, this time in wake of Trenton shooting

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The most irresponsible member of New Jersey’s congressional delegation? Maybe. And that’s really saying something in a group that includes Bob Menendez (D-Dominican Repulic, Ecuador). Bonnie Watson Coleman lies, which is nothing novel for politicians, but she’s also reckless. Remember when she had to resign from the Bridgegate […]

  • Bramnick renews call for media-scheduled legislative debates

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick is renewing his request for 2015 legislative debates by calling on the media (again) to schedule them, Save Jerseyans. “The state assembly plays a vital role as a policy making institution in New Jersey,” said Bramnick in a statement released Saturday morning. “I […]

  • 11 reasons NOT to vote in November

    By Synnove Bakke | The Save Jersey Blog 1. You simply LOVE how high your property taxes are. 2. You don’t care if NJ’s debt is so unsustainable and high that it’ll be on the backs of your children to pay back in form of even HIGHER taxes. 3. You don’t care that your children […]

  • Bramnick talks gas tax on NJ 101.5: “Everything thing is on the table”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog When it comes to replenishing New Jersey’s troubled Transportation Trust Fund, Save Jerseyans, Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-Union) is apparently hoping that a compromise-oriented position helps his party in the November legislative elections. “I’m in the same position as the governor; everything thing is on the table. If […]

  • South Jersey Dems behind the McCue-ball in SuperPAC lies

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog It’s early in New Jersey’s 2015 legislative-election cycle, but not too early for an out-of-state Democratic SuperPAC run by a Jersey girl to throw two lying, hit-piece videos up in Assembly races in Districts 1 and 2. The videos implicitly accuse Republican Assembly candidates of selling […]

  • FLETCHITORIAL: Did they hide Land from the NJEA, too?

    By Irwin M. Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans, you read on this site how the NJEA just basically announced themselves as a Democratic Super PAC when they came out with their Assembly endorsements and did not endorse a single Republican last week. Not surprising, especially considering that Hillary Clinton already nabbed her […]