Articles Posted in the " Governor " Category


  • Iowa House Speaker endorses Christie

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie will spend his Saturday in Des Moines, Save Jerseyans, working the Iowa State Fair and serving as honorary chef at the Iowa Pork Producers Tent (take that, Ray Lesniak). He’ll be there riding the good feelings from the endorsement of Rep. Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha), speaker of the Iowa House […]


  • Lagging by the numbers, Christie aims to lock up local endorsements

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chris Christie falling out of the “top 10” in new polling and fares even worse – 12th place worse – against Hillary Clinton in the RCP average’s rolling results. It’s grim, Save Jerseyans. So he’s falling back on a key element of his 2013 strategy: harvest endorsements. His campaign […]




  • Eagleton: N.J. wants Christie gone but is open to Guadagno

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Look: I have no doubt that Governor Chris Christie‘s popularity is in the toilet right now because I’ve seen it and heard it, Save Jerseyans. Firsthand. All the same, I’m reluctant to spend too much time on the latest Rutgers-Eagleton poll results, showing 54% of New Jersey voters wanting […]





  • POLL: Which 2017 Democrat gubernatorial hopeful would suck the least?

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The Democrat race to succeed Chris Christie isn’t much less intense than national party’s presidential primary right now, Save Jerseyans. Just in the last week, Steve Sweeney earned a “that-a-boy” for his pension prattle from the NJEA, newcomer Phil Murphy launched a Super PAC and Steven Fulop scrapped […]


  • Fact Check: Christie’s gun rights record

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Is any press good press in a presidential primary slug fest, Save Jerseyans? It’s debatable when your name recognition is already sky-high like Chris Christie‘s is, but with his Iowa numbers down around 1%, I guess it can’t hurt. On Saturday, it came in the form of […]


  • Christie rolls out National Finance Team

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Washburne has been on the team since at least January; he’s part of the reason Governor Christie spent so much time in the Cowboys owner’s box, Save Jerseyans. The rest of the names reflect an obvious RGA-theme (e.g. Whitman in Cali and Foley in CT were both Christie-backed […]