Articles Posted in the " joe kyrillos " Category

  • POLL for a hypothetical: O’Scanlon or Handlin to replace Kyrillos?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The conventional wisdom in NJ GOP circles goes something like this, Save Jerseyans: state Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13), once Governor Chris Christie‘s staunchest legislative ally, defected to Jeb Bush in large part over having been passed over for Jeff Chiesa when the Lautenberg Senate vacancy occurred. Why? For […]

  • LD38 dimensions of the Kyrillos/Gordon Revolt

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The defection of Joe Kyrillos and other significant New Jersey Republicans to Jeb Bush’s camp may be damaging to the presidential ambitions of our Governor, Save Jerseyans, but in an interesting way, it may be a positive development as far as our legislative races are concerned.  While Kyrillos was […]

  • Monmouth And Ocean Senators Ask Congressional Delegation For Sandy Help

    By Art Gallagher | Six state Senators representing Monmouth and Oceans Counties have written to New Jersey’s U.S. Senators and Members of Congress asking for help in correcting inequities and inefficiencies in the federal government’s response to Superstorm Sanday. In a letter dated March 31, Senators Jennifer Beck and Joe Kyrillos of Monmouth County, […]

  • LD13 Primary Already Hot

    Bellew Comes Out Swinging By Art Gallagher | LD 13 GOP State Senate challenger Leigh-Ann Bellew wasted no time in kicking off her campaign to unseat incumbent  State Senator Joe Kyrillos. “Negative” is not a strong enough word for the press release Bellew sent out this afternoon. “Scathing” is a more accurate description. CONTINUE READING…

  • Jersey Shore GOP Cries Foul

    Seven Jersey Shore Legislators Say Democrat Ashbritt Hearing “Tainted the Shore’s Recovery with Politics” By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “Blue” Jersey is predominantly red at the Jersey Shore, Save Jerseyans, and the mostly-Republican legislative delegations representing those counties were less than pleased in the wake of Friday’s joint legislative Ashbritt contract hearing.  The sentiments of the six […]

  • Who Would Replace Hudson Bob?

    A Short List of GOP Potential Replacements for New Jersey’s Bob Menendez in the (Unlikely) Event He Resigned from the U.S. Senate By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Republicans are likely going to have to find a way to win their first New Jersey U.S. Senate seat since 1972. Bob Menendez is a known fighter who […]

  • Kyrillos Finishes 21-County Campaign Swing on Decidedly Unexpected Note

    When Joe Kyrillos formally launched his campaign for U.S. Senate, Save Jerseyans, the veteran legislator certainly hoped to find himself in a different position than he does today. There’s no use spinning the obvious… my job is to give you the straight dope from a conservative perspective. Here it is: The RCP average hasn’t featured […]

  • LIVE STREAM: Kyrillos vs. Menendez NJ 101.5 Debate

    The second 2012 New Jersey U.S. Senate Debate between incumbent Bob Menendez and challenger Joe Kyrillos begins at 7:00 p.m., Save Jerseyans.  Watch it live right here: Watch live streaming video from fios1 at Not working? Click here to watch on NJ 101.5’s website. Follow our Live Tweet of the 2nd New Jersey U.S. Senate […]

  • Tonight, Kyrillos Needs to Articulate Contrasts (or Hang it Up)

    Last week’s New Jersey U.S. debate is in the books, Save Jerseyans. U.S. Senate candidates Joe Kyrillos and the incumbent Bob Menendez will square off in their second debate of the campaign tonight at 7PM. Debate #2 will be broadcast on NJ 101.5 and moderated by Eric Scott. Listeners can send debate questions by telephone (1-800-282-1015), text (type DEBATE […]

  • Save Jersey Interviews Joe Kyrillos (AUDIO)

    Last week, Save Jerseyans, I had the pleasure of hearing New Jersey State Senator and GOP nominee for U.S. Senate Joe Kyrillos speak at an event organized by the Hoboken branch of the Women for Kyrillos. The Senator and I chatted, and he was kind enough to spend some time with Save Jersey last Friday […]