Articles Posted in the " NJ " Category

  • Passaic GOP Chairman: Rep. Smith needs to “revisit” gay rights remarks

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s something you don’t see often: On Friday, Save Jerseyans, a group of pro-gay marriage New Jersey Republicans called on Congressman Rep. Chris Smith (R, NJ-05), chairman of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organization, to recant certain comments regarding […]


  • Philly Sports Radio host takes revenge on Chris Christie

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It just keeps coming, Save Jerseyans… On Thursday, still simmering over Chris Christie’s affinity for Jerry Jones and his Cowboys, Philadelphia SportsRadio 94WIP personality Angelo Cataldi released this previously unreleased video of Chris Christie falling off of a chair during a past radio interview with the station. Cataldi aired the […]


  • Cory to Babies: Oink You!

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Piggish priorities? You be the judge, Save Jerseyans: @CoryBooker but pulling a baby, complete with working lungs and heart, limb by limb from their mothers womb is no problem for you. #backward — Ben Brophy (@BBrophy723) January 29, 2015


  • Another self-inflicted injury? LMFAO!

    By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings Did no one in the Christie camp notice that the acronym for the Governor’s presidential exploratory PAC’s website, LeadershipMattersForAmerica.Org is LMFAO? Brad Woodhouse, President of Americans United for Change and American Bridge and the former communications director of the Democratic National Committee noticed and it only took him an hour to get […]



  • Rooney, Katz & Moran talk Christie 2016 on WNYC Podcast

    By the Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Our Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined WNYC Radio‘s David Furst and Matt Katz as well as arch-liberal Star Ledger editorial page editor Tom Moran on this week’s edition of the Christie Tracker Podcast, Save Jerseyans. The topics? Governor Christie’s attendance at last weekend’s Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines and the launch […]


  • My Jobs Ideas Weren’t Crazy, Naysayers

    By Ed Sheppard | The Save Jersey Blog Save Jerseyans, when I did my series on ideas for job creation, predictably, some naysayers came out to say “never gonna happen.” Now, I’m no stranger to criticism; in fact, with this series, I would be glad to see meaningful criticism, as I admitted I am not […]


  • Christie to ABC7: “We were listening to all of you!”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m not saying this particular ABC7 anchor was TRYING to be ridiculous, Save Jerseyans, but when the people hyping a storm that went bust subsequently turn around and ask an elected official whether they overreacted, one can’t help but laugh! Or respond in characteristic Christie fashion (at the 1:42 […]



  • Is It Time to Eliminate County Government in New Jersey?

    By Martin Marks | The Save Jersey Blog In light of the recent revelation that the Union County Alliance, a not-for-profit organization almost entirely funded by taxpayer dollars, rewarded a vendor with nearly $1.5M over four years for nothing more than a twice per year newsletter, scrutiny of county government in Save Jerseyland and elsewhere […]


  • Christie declares State of Emergency as Juno Arrives

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Winter Storm Juno is already upon us, Save Jerseyans, with light snow falling across most of the Garden State at this hour, the first such major event of this season, and Governor Chris Christie is getting on a jump on the worst of the winter weather (expected […]


  • Historic Snow: Remembering Some of New Jersey’s Worst Winter Weather

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Milk! Bread! Eggs! Ahhhhhh! Hype is already building for this week’s alleged “historic” winter storm, Save Jerseyans, and if these snow total projections from the National Weather Service ultimately prove accurate, it could be one of the most disruptive in U.S. history: No one who saw the “Great White […]


  • Christie: I’m not “too New Jersey for Iowa”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At the podium addressing this year’s Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday, Save Jerseyans, Governor Chris Christie continued a theme from his State of the State address: a nation beset by anxiety. He also touted his pro-life position (saying he was “living proof” that pro-lifers can win in blue states), […]