Articles Posted in the " House " Category

  • Scott Brown to host Kasich, Christie in NH

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Back in July, it was Mitt Romney playing favorites by hosting Chris Christie and Marco Rubio for an Independence Day weekend sleepover at his New Hampshire vacation home. Now former U.S. Senator Scott Brown is getting into the mix with Rye house parties for Chris Christie, who […]



  • MacArthur travels to Israel as Iran Deal-related tensions mount

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog House Freshman always avail themselves of an August-recess trip to Israel, Save Jerseyans, but with a vote on the Iran nuclear “deal” scheduled for September, this cycle’s adventure has taken on an entirely new air of seriousness for attendees including New Jersey’s Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03). Some sights from […]


  • Save Jersey crosses the aisle to talk 2016 with Alex Law

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We don’t interview a ton of Democrats around here, Save Jerseyans, but when I found out that one is challenging Rep. Donald Norcross (D, NJ-01) and his family political organization this cycle – right in your Blogger-in-Chief’s backyard – I was intrigued to say the least. Alex Law […]


  • Schepisi takes to Facebook for contrast with Garrett

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It could be nothing, Save Jerseyans, but when Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi took to Facebook in the hours after Rep. Scott Garrett came under fire for alleged derogatory comments about gay Republican candidates, one couldn’t help but take note of the timing. “As a Republican assemblywoman representing a fiscally […]




  • MacArthur’s natural gas pipeline legislation advances

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is moving to attack the Northeastern United States’s artificially-high natural gas prices, Save Jerseyans, championing legislation that he hopes will improve an outdated energy infrastructure right as the cost of cooling New Jersey homes is set for a summer spike. It’s advancing. On Thursday […]


  • Hillary’s House vs. Rubio’s: Who’s The Hypocrite?

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot OK, so the New York Times says Marco Rubio is a spendthrift and would have you believe he lives lavishly. But, look at his home — at the top, circled in red. Not the whole neighborhood. No, just the home circled in red. Then, look at Hillary Clinton’s abode (directly […]


  • Garrett leads charge against “disparate impact” ideology

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Liberal never, ever learn, Save Jerseyans. Indiscriminate lending practices helped catalyze the 2008 Financial Crisis. Under Barack Obama? The Department of Justice continues to shake-down lenders, landlords, and insurers for “disparate impact” (defined as allegations of discrimination on the basis of race or other factors that disproportionately impacts a particular group or […]


  • MacArthur helps rescue KC-10 (and joint base) from retirement

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As promised, Save Jerseyans, freshman Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) led the charge on behalf of thousands of his constituents employed by the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst on Wednesday night, securing language in the Fiscal Year 2016 National Defense Authorization Act safeguarding the KC-10 refueling tanker from efforts to retire it and, […]


  • 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 […]


  • LoBiondo casts sole N.J. GOP “No” vote on House Budget

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If there’s ever a sole dissent vote on the GOP side of the aisle from New Jersey, Save Jerseyans, it’s usually Scott Garrett.  Not on Wednesday. Do you recognize a name from this list of 17 Republicans, an eclectic mix of conservatives and not-so-conservatives? 1. Justin Amash […]