Articles Posted in the " State Senate " 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 […]


  • Norcross announces opposition to Iran Deal

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Another New Jersey Democrat is coming out against President Obama’s Iran Deal: Donald Norcross. He shared his rationale on Tuesday evening with the Congregation Sons of Israel in Cherry Hill: “The Iranian regime is a known sponsor of terrorism that has made no secret of its hatred for […]



  • Save Jersey crosses the aisle to talk 2016 with Alex Law

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We don’t interview a ton of Democrats around here, Save Jerseyans, but when I found out that one is challenging Rep. Donald Norcross (D, NJ-01) and his family political organization this cycle – right in your Blogger-in-Chief’s backyard – I was intrigued to say the least. Alex Law […]




  • UPDATE: West Deptford approves Sweeney-inspired picketing ordinance

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Did the First Amendment take it on the chin tonight in West Deptford, Save Jerseyans? An ordinance which we were the first to report on last month attained final passage Wednesday night following a strict 3-to-2 party-line vote. Henceforth, protesters can’t picket within 100 feet of residential properties […]



  • TK2 working the room in Livingston

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog No official word yet as to whether it could be construed as an endorsement, Save Jerseyans, but Tom Kean Jr. is in the house at the Livingston High School Gymnasium this morning for Governor Chris Christie’s presidential campaign announcement. More than one reliable New Jersey Republican insider source […]



  • The designer birth certificate majority

    By Bill Winkler | The Save Jersey Blog “Property taxes are high on my radar and trying to see what the answer to that is. I don’t know the answer on it yet, but we’re trying to whittle away at all of the other things that we need to get off of our plate so […]


  • Pennacchio wades into Port Authority discussion to push DRPA reform

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You may’ve noticed that we haven’t said much around here about this week’s New York/New Jersey Port Authority “reform” developments. The reason is simple, Save Jerseyans: as a Camden County resident, I’m tired of Trenton ignoring equally pressing corruption at my end of the state. A notable exception […]


  • Kean: We must “save and educate” in wake of Charleston church shooting

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean issued the following statement after Wednesday night’s Charleston church shooting that left 9 dead including a South Carolina state senator: I must echo the calls for justice and peace from the black community: This type of terrorism, too, must be stopped. “By now, our society should […]