Articles Posted in the " new jersey " Category

  • Somerset Prosecutor: Sheridan killed wife, burned home

    By the Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Murder-suicide?? The Somerset County prosecutor’s office announced its examiner’s conclusion on Friday afternoon that John Sheridan, former head of the Cooper Health System and a popular New Jersey politico, murdered his wife, Joyce, and then set fire to the couple’s home before committing suicide on September 28, 2014. The […]



  • 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 […]


  • Garrett, Lance stand behind GOP’s historic balanced budget plan

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog $5 trillion cuts over the next decade, coupled with an end to ObamaCare AND major changes to Medicare and the U.S. tax code, would lead to a balanced budget and long-elusive fiscal responsibility in Washington, D.C., for the American people, Save Jerseyans. At least that’s the plan endorsed by […]


  • Pre-indictment, is Menendez planning final FU to BO?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Department of Justice criminal charges against Sen. Bob Menendez (D-Dominican Republic, Ecuador) could come ANY day now, Save Jerseyans, if media sources are to be believed. Is he preparing a final gesture of defiance before the plunge? “I’ll decide that when she gets to the floor,” Menendez told […]




  • Christie signs 8 bills, conditionally vetoes DUI Interlock changes

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You can click here to check out the Governor’s proposed changes to legislature’s ground-breaking legislation, Save Jerseyans. To summarize: he wants to split the baby by re-instituting shorter versions of the current license suspension requirements that our state legislature tried to roll back. “The Legislature and I strongly agree […]


  • If history is any guide, Menendez will be around for awhile

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Wall Street Journal reports that charges against U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-Dominican Republic/Ecuador) could come as early as this week, Save Jerseyans. Just don’t expect much to happen (at least right away) assuming an indictment is handed down. Menendez isn’t the type to surrender until the bitter […]


  • Pauls, Curcio emerge as big winners at Atlantic’s Convention

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What was expected to be an interesting county convention didn’t entirely disappoint on Saturday morning, Save Jerseyans, as Atlantic County Republicans gathered at the Cologne Fire House in Hamilton Township to select their 2015 organization-backed candidates. At the top of the ticket: Freeholder Will Pauls (529) came […]


  • NH GOP Focus Group: “Mixed” on Chris Christie

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Especially considering how the early primary/caucus states are very retail politics-intensive, Save Jerseyans, I’m inclined to think voter focus groups are no less insightful (maybe more so?) than the pre-debate season polls. Watch, and then let me know what you think:


  • Rooney weighs in: Trump vs. Christie? (VIDEO)

    By the Staff | The Save Jersey Blog This week, Save Jerseyans, our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney discussed Donald Trump’s formal entry into Election 2016 (and what it may mean for Governor Chris Christie’s own efforts) on Chasing. Enjoy:  


  • The Trenton Nanny State wants your little ice skater wearing a helmet

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey continues to take its “Nanny State” reputation to new extremes, Save Jerseyans. This is already the state where kids can’t shovel snow for extra cash without getting harassed. And the government seated in Trenton keeps on pushing… Next up – check out this gem from Thursday’s Assembly session: Post by […]