Articles Posted in the " GOP " Category


  • Understanding the Republican Party’s persistent age divide

    By James Pezzullo | The Save Jersey Blog For years, political pundits and prognosticators have been enraptured with the idea of a Republican party embroiled in a great civil war between the Tea Party and the party’s establishment. While this is another episode in a struggle both parties have faced for decades between their moderate […]


  • Save Jersey marks 7th birthday

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What’s so special about a 7th anniversary, Save Jerseyans? Well, have you ever heard the expression “every day above ground is a good day?” It is! And that’s certainly how we feel here at New Jersey’s #1 conservative outpost online after surviving yet another year of raucous […]


  • Bach backs Smith in Morris GOP Freeholder fight

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We have another endorsement in the bare-knuckle brawl that is this year’s open Morris County GOP freeholder primary, Save Jerseyans. “Deborah Smith has demonstrated a deep and longstanding commitment to the Second Amendment,” said Scott L. Bach, and influential member of New Jersey’s #2A community serving as ANJRPC Executive Director […]


  • Cesaro’s Morris team touts Rockaway mayor’s endorsement

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Mayor Michael Dachisen (R-Rockaway Township) is throwing in behind John Cesaro, Christine Myers, and Angelo Tedesco in this cycle’s contentious open GOP primary for Morris County Freeholder, Save Jerseyans. “I met John Cesaro four years ago and we just hit it off,” said Mayor Dachisen in a statement released by […]


  • #GrowTheGOP: Start ‘em young (as in Young Republicans)

    By Brian Goldberg | The Save Jersey Blog In politics, like business, one cannot stand still. Doing so allows the competition to move forward and leave you behind. As a party, we must therefore continually be looking to move forward, grow our base, and whenever possible, leave our competitors behind. It is the only way […]


  • Kean’s caucus isn’t taking an off-cycle for granted

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog They’re not on the ballot this year, Save Jerseyans, but the New Jersey GOP Senate caucus is trying to advance the conversation in Trenton with a 36-bill jobs package unveiled last Thursday. The added bonus? Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean Jr. and his colleagues say it’s budget […]



  • Something is rotten in the state of Parsippany

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Super PAC spending is no longer unusual in New Jersey politics, Save Jerseyans. What’s a little strange? To see a Democrat Super PAC with national ties wade into a GOP municipal primary in a Republican-dominated town. But that’s exactly what’s happened with the mailer pictured on your right below. And […]


  • Save Jersey 2017 Poll: Who’s your first choice?

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog We’re not saying they’re ALL going to run, Save Jerseyans. And a few others might still join the mix. What we do know? Everyone listed below is seriously looking at a run for governor whenever Chris Christie moves on… Cast your ballot and keep the conversation going: 2017 […]



  • Save Jersey Poll: Which GOP Congressman is the Best?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Americans have never had a particularly high opinion of Congress. “It could probably be shown by facts and figures,” Mark Twain once quipped, “that there is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress.” That doesn’t mean there aren’t good people out there doing good work, Save […]


  • Jim Sauro comes out swinging in LD1 introduction

    By Irwin Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans: you read about how, on Tuesday, the LD1 GOP ticket called out their opponents’s inability to create jobs and how Sgt. Carl R. Biletta called out Jeff Van Drew for exploiting veterans. A bold and true move, if I do say so myself. But another under-discussed […]