Articles Posted in the " congress " Category

  • REPORT: Boehner to resign at the end of October

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog That’s what The New York Times is reporting, Save Jerseyans… Developing… “Speaker Boehner believes that the first job of any Speaker is to protect this institution and, as we saw yesterday with the Holy Father, it is the one thing that unites and inspires us all,” a Boehner aide […]

  • LIVE: Pope Francis addresses Congress

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chris Christie is there, as are our New Jersey members of Congress including Bob Menendez (tasked with helping escort the Supreme Pontiff into the House chamber)… What will Pope Francis say? Watch: ________

  • Christie will attend papal joint session of Congress

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog When Pope Francis addresses a Joint Session of Congress on Thursday at 10:00 a.m., Save Jersey, New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie will be in attendance as a guest of Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). The speech is expected to make at least a few headlines given that the […]

  • Pallone thinks fantasy football players are more dangerous than Tehran

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Monkey Court is back in session, Save Jerseyans… Frank Pallone (D, NJ-06), a far-left New Jersey Congressman who trusts Iran to police its own nuclear ambitions, doesn’t trust fans to make their own fantasy football decisions. “Anyone who watched a game this weekend was inundated by commercials […]

  • 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 […]

  • MacArthur travels to Israel as Iran Deal-related tensions mount

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog House Freshman always avail themselves of an August-recess trip to Israel, Save Jerseyans, but with a vote on the Iran nuclear “deal” scheduled for September, this cycle’s adventure has taken on an entirely new air of seriousness for attendees including New Jersey’s Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). Some sights from […]

  • 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 […]

  • MacArthur’s natural gas pipeline legislation advances

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is moving to attack the Northeastern United States’s artificially-high natural gas prices, Save Jerseyans, championing legislation that he hopes will improve an outdated energy infrastructure right as the cost of cooling New Jersey homes is set for a summer spike. It’s advancing. On Thursday […]

  • REPORT: Scalia critiques Congress during Morristown visit

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The U.S. Supreme Court’s ranking conservative visited one of New Jersey’s most conservative counties on Friday, Save Jerseyans, and in characteristic fashion lambasted folks who he believes are mucking up the federal republic. Chief among them? Congress. “Once you get those people together, you never know what […]