Lance to Kerry: Get Chesimard!

Trooper Werner Foerster

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated – 12/19/14 @ 2:22 p.m. Our friend Art Gallagher of MoreMonmouthMusings tells us that an Ocean Township, New Jersey resident has launched an online petition over at WhiteHouse.gov calling for Joanne Chesimard’s extradition… Continue Reading

10 Reasons Why the CRomnibus is a GOP Win

John Boehner

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Take a deep breath! I can’t fault anyone for voting in favor (or against) last night’s trillion dollar spending package. There’s plenty of fault to be found whenever a government spends a single nickel… Continue Reading

MacArthur to Succeed Runyan on House Armed Services Committee

Tom MacArthur (right) receiving the endorsement of Jon Runyan (left)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Congressman-Elect Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-3) will succeed Jon Runyan not just in the House of Representatives but, critically, on the powerful House Armed Services Committee (HASC) when the incoming 114th Congress is installed this… Continue Reading

Pallone calls Ferguson Grand Jury decision a “failure of justice”

Congressman Frank Pallone moving his lips, and fingers

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings Congressman Frank Pallone issued the following statement regarding the St. Louis County, Missouri Grand Jury’s decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown: “The St. Louis County Grand Jury’s decision not… Continue Reading

Lance: Obama “brought us closer to constitutional confrontation”

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog No commentary required for Rep. Leonard Lance’s respond to Thursday night’s absurd executive action announcement, Save Jerseyans: “President Obama has stretched his constitutional powers and his actions this evening have brought us… Continue Reading

Lance reappointed as Vice Chair of key subcommittee

Lance

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The big New Jersey House delegation story today is Frank Pallone’s upset victory for top ranking Democrat on the influential House Energy and Commerce Committee over the Pelosi-backed Anna Eshoo, Save Jerseyans, but Republicans… Continue Reading

Christie delivers pep talk to House Frosh

Capitol Building Static

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Freshman orientation is still underway down in Washington, D.C., Save Jerseyans, and House Republicans were treated to a 90-minute pep talk from Governor Chris Christie which, according to Congressman-elect Tom MacArthur, brought… Continue Reading

Lance: Obama “needs new advisers for so many reasons”

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07), reelected by better than 20-points earlier this month, touched base with Fox Business shortly before the House of Representatives approved Keystone XL Pipeline legislation over the weekend,… Continue Reading

New Jersey’s Frosh House Members Head to Orientation

macarthur freshman orientation

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog None of New Jersey’s twelve House seats changed hands between the parties last week, Save Jerseyans, but three members of the delegation are filling open or vacated seats (Norcross in NJ-01, MacArthur… Continue Reading