Articles Posted in the " GOP " Category

  • Matt Gilson’s 70-Town Tour of Bergen County’s GOP

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Regular readers know how we like to keep you up-to-date on candidates, leaders, and friends of Save Jersey (most of whom are under 40) doing big things in Garden State politics. If we’re ever going to “save” this state, folks, these individuals are going to have to play […]


  • PPP Poll: Christie now tied with Ted Cruz

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Not great news for Governor Christie in the polling department following Tuesday’s unconventional budget address, Save Jerseyans. A PPP (D) national GOP primary poll found that “Chris Christie just keeps on becoming more and more unpopular with Republican voters. Only 28% rate him favorably to 45% who have […]


  • The GOP Gubernatorial (and LG) Contenders

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s EARLY, I know, but as Chris Christie continues to build towards something (what? you can’t see, but I’m shrugging), I thought it might be worth talking to you about some of the names that came up most frequently over drinks and gossip in Atlantic City last […]


  • Major Democrat defection in South Jersey

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Demographics be damned? The Burlington County Democrat Party continues to decline a full 5+ years after the departure of former Chairman Rick Perr, Save Jerseyans. The latest blow: on Wednesday, Burlington Mayor Dr. James A. Fazzone switched his party affiliation to the Republican Party. Significantly, Fazzone is seeking reelection in November […]


  • Dem 2016 Philly Confab Won’t Match GOP Legacy

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot There’s much talk that the 2016 Democrat National Convention will be held in Philadelphia. Personally, I think Philly has the inside track. But, when it comes to holding conventions in Philadelphia, the Dems will have to go a long way to catch up with the GOP because Philly and the […]


  • Rooney at the Borgata: “Bramnick has stepped up”

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s more mainstream media coverage of Monday’s big event in A.C., Save Jerseyans, featuring our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney: “We’re beginning the transition to the post-Christie era,” Matt Rooney, editor of the conservative blog Save Jersey, said in an interview. He said the party had begun to coalesce […]


  • Big Winner of A.C. GOP Fest? Chris Brown (VIDEO)

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He’s one of our favorite New Jersey legislators, Save Jerseyans, and as the Assembly GOP’s decision to throw a de facto statewide convention in his backyard clearly demonstrated, Chris Brown (R-2) is one of Election 2015’s most important players. We caught up with him outside the Main […]


  • Party of the Night: Water Club Cocktail Reception

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog After the speeches were over and the buses began rolling out, Save Jerseyans, the after party to make at Monday’s Statewide GOP Event in Atlantic City was poolside at the Water Club. “It was a great way to cap off the energy for the entire day,” Essex […]


  • Rooney: “It’s the beginning of a transition”

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Monday’s Statewide Republican Event in Atlantic City was historic, Save Jerseyans. And our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney thinks it also represents a turning point in the history of the NJ GOP: “It’s the beginning of a transition,” said Matt Rooney, a lawyer and conservative blogger who founded SaveJersey.com. […]




  • LIVE: A.C. GOP Event at the Borgata

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’re in Atlantic City for the big “statewide GOP event” today and this evening, Save Jerseyans. The Atlantic County/LD2/LD1 Republican Party is obviously heavily represented, a gaggle on stage including ACGOP Chair Keith Davis and Mayor Don Guardian: NJ GOP stalwarts are all here, including our friends […]


  • 5 Things to Watch in A.C.

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Fix your hair pretty, Save Jerseyans, and meet me tonight in Atlantic City? The much-heralded ‘Statewide Republican Event starts today, Monday February 2nd at 4:00 PM and is set to continue well into the evening. I’ll be there. Here’s what I’ll be watching from my perch in Atlantic […]