Articles Posted in the " GOP " Category


  • What the hell happened to Jeb Bush?

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Here’s a guy who was supposed to be the immediate frontrunner for the 2016 GOP nomination. He started with instant name-recognition, certified establishment backing, a sense of the heir apparent, an admittedly great record as Governor of Florida, zillions of dollars in donations, a big organization and what would seem […]


  • Salem GOP ticket embraces its record in battle to expand majority

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’re used to incumbents talking about everything BUT their records in a reelection cycle, Save Jerseyans, so when a majority party can happily tout what they’ve done (without lying, of course), it’s a refreshingly unique thing. Welcome to Salem, New Jersey’s rural Southwestern county where you can […]


  • FINAL ROUND: Who is Bergen’s best GOP mayor?

    By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog The big moment has arrived, Save Jerseyans. After four rounds (over two weeks) of regional online polling and well over 1,000 (!) ballots cast, we’ve winnowed the list down to seven finalists… A quick word about the methodology: we had originally planned to pick the top two mayoral […]



  • Round #4: Who is Northwest Bergen’s best GOP mayor?

    By Matt Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog The freeholder contest will naturally get most of the attention, Save Jerseyans, but in Bergen County this fall, no less than 40 of the 70 towns in New Jersey’s most populous county will hold mayoral elections. We’re checking to see how the Republican team is performing region-by-region. Hundreds […]




  • Round #3: Who is Northeast Bergen’s best GOP mayor?

    By Matt Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog The freeholder contest will naturally get most of the attention, Save Jerseyans, but in Bergen County this fall, no less than 40 of the 70 towns in New Jersey’s most populous county will hold mayoral elections. We’re checking to see how the Republican team is performing region-by-region. Hundreds […]



  • 11 reasons NOT to vote in November

    By Synnove Bakke | The Save Jersey Blog 1. You simply LOVE how high your property taxes are. 2. You don’t care if NJ’s debt is so unsustainable and high that it’ll be on the backs of your children to pay back in form of even HIGHER taxes. 3. You don’t care that your children […]


  • And now, public affairs as a cheap reality show

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Let’s talk about Donald Trump. Not too much, just for a moment. OK? Donald Trump is a walking, talking reality show. He’s the Donald Trump Show and he’s pulling big ratings. He’s gaining this attention because he’s tapped into a very real and very strong sentiment shared by lots of […]


  • REPORT: Brick council candidate charged with teen-related criminal sexual contact

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Former Brick Township Councilman and current municipal candidate Dan Toth has reportedly been charged with aggravated criminal sexual contact pursuant (N.J.S.A. 2C:14-3) and endangering the welfare of a child (N.J.S.A. 2C: 24-4a). The charges are said to relate to an incident involving a 15-year-old male. Bail is set at […]