Obama diverts $1 billion in Sandy funds away from New Jersey

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Kyrillos and Holzapfel cry foul By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com President Barack Obama announced that he is diverting nearly $1 billion in Hurricane Sandy recovery funds away from New Jersey and New York to fund a nationwide resiliency competition that will ostensibly help… Continue Reading

Post-CA Tenure Decision, Kyrillos Seeks Repeat in New Jersey

Joe Kyrillos at 2012 RNC in Tampa, Florida

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Following an earth-shattering decision by the California state court striking down that state’s tenure law, state Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) says he’s reaching out to an advocacy group involved in the West Coast case to help accomplish the… Continue Reading

You Voted for Peanuts, Folks


By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The next legislature selected its new leaders on Thursday, Save Jerseyans. What are they working on?  Well, for starters, the Senate Transportation Committee advanced a resolution sponsored by Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) urging airlines to raise peanut… Continue Reading

In Monmouth, Guv Asks for GOP Statehouse

photo credit: Rhoda Chodosh. Click on photo for larger view. Sen Joe Kyrillos is NOT wearing mouse ears.

Christie: “I don’t want to serve another day with a Democratic Legislature” By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com He’s finally saying it. Yesterday afternoon at Bachstadt’s Tavern in North Middletown Governor Chris Christie urged the enthusiastic crowd of several hundred to “vote Republican from the top… Continue Reading

#NJSen 2014 GOP Poll

Asm. Jay Webber (R-Morris)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Steve Lonegan may be done with politics but Senator-elect Cory Booker (D-Twitter) has got a reelection campaign to tackle just one year from now, Save Jerseyans. Beating him still won’t be easy. A full year… Continue Reading

Lonegan Beats Kyrillos Margin

Kyrillos vs. Menendez debate

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s a little bit of morning-after consolation for the Lonegan campaign: It significantly improved the Republican Party’s performance over that of the last GOP U.S. Senate campaign in New Jersey. State Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth)… Continue Reading

A Bridge, Not a Destination

Kyrillos Jobs Tour

Kyrillos: Economic Opportunity Act Should Lead To More Tax Reform By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com With bi-partisan fanfare, Governor Chris Christie signed the Economic Opportunity Act yesterday afternoon. The new law, which Christie reshaped with his conditional veto, is far-reaching legislation designed to… Continue Reading