Jon Stewart pokes Christie over Pig Crate Bill

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’re debating a bill with almost NO New Jersey state-based impact, Save Jerseyans, a point which comedian Jon Stewart readily admitted during last night’s latest grilling of Chris Christie on his popular Daily Show… Continue Reading

A Tale of Two Resorts

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog FYI – Don’t expect a ton of news from the New Jersey political scene this week, Save Jerseyans, other than good ‘ole Frank Pallone’s fun upset win over the Pelosi Democrat caucus faction down in… Continue Reading

Christie delivers pep talk to House Frosh

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Freshman orientation is still underway down in Washington, D.C., Save Jerseyans, and House Republicans were treated to a 90-minute pep talk from Governor Chris Christie which, according to Congressman-elect Tom MacArthur, brought… Continue Reading

Update: Assembly passes Assisted Suicide bill… with public funding!

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Update By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Enjoy spending time with grandma this Thanksgiving, Save Jerseyans! She may not be long for this world. Assembly Democrats quietly added and then, on Thursday, passed A2270, legislation that would legalized assisted suicide… Continue Reading

Christie Vetoes 6 Bills, Signs 5 Others

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Details from an active Thursday: BILL SIGNINGS: S-1092/A-1537 (A.R. Bucco/Rible, Coughlin, Auth, Singleton, Space) – Reduces amount of fire duty required in order to receive exempt fireman certificate S-1649/A-3229 (Turner, Allen/Mukherji, McHose,… Continue Reading

Christie: immigration reform “not the first priority” for next Congress (VIDEO)

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Some well-deserved post-election chest-thumping (and a few other items of interest – immigration reform, Common Core, etc.) from Thursday’s monthly ‘Ask the Governor’ segment on NJ 101.5. Tons of sound bites to… Continue Reading