Articles Posted in the " NJ " Category


  • #GrowTheGOP: Start ‘em young (as in Young Republicans)

    By Brian Goldberg | The Save Jersey Blog In politics, like business, one cannot stand still. Doing so allows the competition to move forward and leave you behind. As a party, we must therefore continually be looking to move forward, grow our base, and whenever possible, leave our competitors behind. It is the only way […]


  • UPDATE: Wildstein scheduled for 11 a.m. federal court appearance

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Well, it looks like it’s happening, Save Jerseyans. David Wildstein, the artist formally known as “Wally Edge” and former Port Authority figure at the center of the Bridgegate scandal, is scheduled to appear before U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton at 11:00 a.m. on Friday. The arrival (of […]


  • The dumbest Cory Booker tweet to date? You decide…

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’d never accuse Cory Booker (D-Twitter) of being stupid, Save Jerseyans. He’s done well for himself. I will, however, charge and convict him of dumbing down the debate. Exhibit #49650 is this exchange: @CoryBooker Also, the term "illegals" is a really awful way to refer to human […]


  • POLL: Almost no one likes Hudson Bob anymore

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A 23% favorability rating mean you’re down to family, close friends, and paid staffers, Save Jerseyans. It’s a sucky place to be. But that’s where the indicted Bob Menendez sits according to the results of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s latest PublicMind poll released Thursday morning. He’s always been polarizing. […]


  • 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, […]


  • State Trooper Team arrives in post-riot Maryland

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve got no problem with this, Save Jerseyans. Maryland helped us after Sandy, Larry Hogan is a great guy, and it’s good training for our New Jersey State Troopers. Still, some eyebrows were raised after Governor Christie and Governor spoke on the telephone and the former agreed […]


  • Christie says NO to driver’s licenses for N.J. illegal aliens

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey won’t issue driver’s licenses to undocumented citizens, Save Jerseyans, for at least as long as Governor Chris Christie is in office. “I’m not giving driver’s licenses to people who are undocumented,” the Governor declared on this week’s monthly installment of NJ 101.5’s Ask the Governor […]


  • Guadagno draws approx. 400 for PAC kick-off

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At first impression, Save Jerseyans, the “We Care About NJ Political Action Committee” is off to a strong start. The mobbed $100 per head event headlined by Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno at the Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club in Farmingdale attracted close to 400 attendees on Tuesday evening […]


  • NJEA: PARCC’ing it at 10% still isn’t good enough

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog 10% is 10% too high, Save Jerseyans, according to the New Jersey Education Association. On Tuesday, the NJEA offered a mixed response to a letter addressed to Commissioner of Education David Hespe from Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senate Education Committee Chair Teresa Ruiz; the legislative leaders, seeking to […]


  • Christie supports Hogan, sends State Police to Maryland

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie is rallying behind his friend and 2014 RGA mentee Larry Hogan, Save Jerseyans, as his state’s largest city struggles to contain an outbreak of riots. “I spoke directly with Governor Larry Hogan last night and let him know that New Jersey is offering our […]


  • The Young Republican Morristown convention schedule is out

    By Gary LaSpisa | The Save Jersey Blog Looking for something fun AND productive to do this weekend, Save Jerseyans? Join the Morris County Young Republicans as we host the Biennial NJ Young Republican State Convention this weekend at the Hyatt in Morristown!  Tickets for the event are $125 which includes the open bar Welcome […]