Articles Posted in the " Governor " Category

  • Quinnipiac Poll: Christie approval rating is waaay upside down

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey voters disapprove of their Governor’s job performance by a 18-point margin, 56% to 38%, according to the results of a brand new Quinnipiac poll, Save Jerseyans. And while 63% still think he’s a strong leader, and 57% of those polled don’t think he ORDERED the infamous […]

  • Guadagno helps Kean celebrate his birthday festivities

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He’s the most popular living politician in New Jersey and appropriately so, Save Jerseyans, given his fiscally conservative leadership record during Ronald Reagan’s booming 1980s. It’s not too surprising then that his 80th birthday festivities quickly turned into a multi-event affair hosted by a diverse array of admirers. On […]

  • Christie ambushed with Eagles chants in Atlantic City

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What could he do but smile, Save Jerseyans?? But when you consider some of the flack he’s gotten from other quarters recently, some not-too-ugly ribbing from my fellow South Jerseyans over his Cowboyphilia at Wednesday’s grand opening of the Atlantic City Bass Pro Shops store is almost a welcome […]

  • Christie planning three more spring policy speeches

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s entitlement reform address is only part one of a four roll-out of sorts, Save Jerseyans, something he revealed Tuesday on the Hugh Hewitt Program. “Well, Hugh, let me tell you this. I’m going to come forward in the next two months with four major […]

  • POLL: Are you a fan of Governor Christie’s entitlement reform plan?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Lagging badly in the early polls, Governor Chris Christie tried to leapfrog the Republican competition on Tuesday morning by pitching a bold federal entitlement reform proposal and, in so doing, putting himself on a potential collision course with Hillary Clinton. The ultimate question: will it matter worth […]

  • 3rd Circuit Upholds New Jersey’s Gay Conversion Therapy Ban

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals has declared that a ban on conversion therapy in the Garden State does not violate the First Amendment rights of minors and their parents, Save Jerseyans, turning back a challenge to the law based primarily on the Free Exercise Clause. You can […]

  • Christie’s 9-Stop New Hampshire tour schedule is out

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The #1 question I’m getting these days, Save Jerseyans? “Do you think he’s running?” My answer: yes, he already is running. What they’re really asking is whether I think Chris Christie will formally announce and join the race; I’m already on record saying next week’s 9-stop New Hampshire […]

  • The Most Insightful 11+ Minutes of Chris Christie that You’ll See

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Most of you missed Tuesday’s Matawan town hall, Save Jerseyans, and if we’re grading on substance, not much news came out of it. But one widely-reported exchange with a New Jersey school teacher (see below) did get some coverage. The analysis, unfortunately, was sloppy. Predictably so. “Teacher […]

  • 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 […]

  • Christie adds entitlement reform pitch to NH agenda

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie might be about to get in the game for real, Save Jerseyans. At least in terms of trying to recapture momentum by making a big play. “Next Tuesday,” the latest release from his Leadership for America PAC announces, “New Jersey Governor Christie, Honorary Chairman of […]