Articles Posted in the " election " Category

  • Desiderio, Pagliughi re-elected on the Jersey Cape

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Cape May County voters showed no signs of discontent with their local leadership at the polls on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans. In the resort town of Sea Isle (and your Blogger-in-Chief’s second home), Mayor Leonard Desiderio was reelected with 480 votes along with Councilmen William Kehner (462 votes) and Frank […]


  • Why UKIP’s fate matters to everyone

    By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog Our friends across the pond head to the polls on Thursday for a historic, close election, Save Jerseyans. The blow-by-blow history of the UK Independent Party (or “UKIP”), one of the participating parties in this parliamentary battle, is a strange one and really not worth the long […]


  • MacArthur hits 2015 trail in Westampton

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog His own election is still over a year away, Save Jerseyans, but with the DCCC actively targeting him again in 2016 (at least for now), freshman Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is doubling-down on his committment to being a party-builder in 2015. One focus? Westampton Townwship. Congressman […]



  • The New Face of the Brick Republican Team

    By William G. Kuncken | The Save Jersey Blog This year, Save Jerseyans, one of the most competitive elections in the state will be in Ocean County’s third largest municipality. Yes… in Ocean! Brick has been a bastion for Conservative politics on the state and federal level, strongly supporting Rep. Tom MacArthur, former Congressman Jon Runyan, […]



  • Assembly GOP bests Dems by filing candidates in all 40 districts

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Back in May 2008, the very first Save Jersey post complained about the number of legislative races that had been uncontested in recent cycles. Seven years later? Progress:  Assembly Republicans file candidates in every legislative district. Dems missing challengers in LD8 and 23. http://t.co/EHUY0NLoaR — Assembly Republicans […]


  • REPORT: French launches PAC to help Guadagno?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s a little 2017 news to round out a week dominated by the 2016 cycle: According to The Auditor, Save Jerseyans, recently retired Monmouth County Clerk Claire French is launching the “We Care About NJ Political Action Committee” later this month with a fundraising event for which Lieutenant […]


  • Space, Phoebus call for New Jersey Voter ID law

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog No argument from me on this one, Save Jerseyans. Voter fraud is a real problem and the means of guarding against it are sooo inoffensive that only perpetrators of fraud could complain!  At least a few Garden State politicians agree with me. One week after the U.S. Supreme […]



  • Churchill back at No. 10… sort of.

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Media snobs and mirror-gazing pundits tried creating a self-fulfilling prophecy about Benjamin Netanyahu’s dead-certain political demise that more than blew up in their faces. If anything, it blew off their heads. If you keep saying he’s toast, he’s toast, he’s toast, they thought and wrote, Israeli […]


  • LD36 District-wide Race Rundown

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Spring is in the air and so is Election 2015, Save Jerseyans.  As we enter the middle of March, races are beginning to take shape around New Jersey and the political battleground comprised of southern Bergen County’s legislative districts and local municipalities is no exception. This week […]


  • Brown prepares to launch reelection campaign

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Valentine’s Day is a day for lovers, Save Jerseyans…. …and for those of us who love electoral politics, too. At least down in battleground LD2. This Saturday, February 14th at 11:00 a.m., Asm. Chris Brown (R-2) will formally announce his re-election campaign at Atlantic City’s historic Irish […]