OPINION: $50 Million for Camden High is Money Down the Toilet

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I can point to many wasteful education expenditures in this state that Governor Chris Christie can’t circumvent thanks to a Democratic Senate-guaranteed liberal bent of New Jersey Supreme Court; they stubbornly continue to… Continue Reading

New Jersey’s Frosh House Members Head to Orientation

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog None of New Jersey’s twelve House seats changed hands between the parties last week, Save Jerseyans, but three members of the delegation are filling open or vacated seats (Norcross in NJ-01, MacArthur… Continue Reading

N.J. House and Senate Results

Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) delivers his victory speech in Toms River.

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog No surprises last night in Garden State at the federal level, Save Jerseyans, at least in terms of who won. Some of the GOP margins were impressive consistent with the Republican “wave”… Continue Reading

Courier Post Backs MacArthur (and Savages Belgard)

Tom MacArthur campaigning in the final hours of Primary Day 2014

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Today’s NJ-03 endorsement from Southwest Jersey’s largest in-state daily newspaper was nothing short of EMBARRASSING for Aimee Belgard, Save Jerseyans. I’m not exaggerating for Tom’s sake. He doesn’t need my help if you believe… Continue Reading

Nancy Pelosi Fundraiser at Tavistock Met with Protest

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By Alyssa Lafage | The Save Jersey Blog It was a dreary, rainy day in South Jersey but despite the bad weather, Save Jerseyans, a couple dozen protesters showed up with signs and umbrellas in hand outside of the Tavistock Country Club… Continue Reading

NJEA Endorses 9 Dems, 1 GOP’er

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If this doesn’t tell you everything that you need to know, Save Jerseyans, than I’m not sure what will… U.S. Senate: Cory Booker (D) CD-1: Donald Norcross (D) CD-2: Rep. Frank A.… Continue Reading

‘Open Space’ Travesty Says It All

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By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Everything that drives me crazy about Trenton played out in last week’s passage of a new “Open Space” measure, Save Jerseyans, setting up a ballot question for the November election and another… Continue Reading

Doherty, AFP Call Foul On Sixers Deal

The Rutgers-Camden campus near the Delaware Riverfront

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog More of the same Robin Hood fiscal practices that landed New Jersey in its current predicament? Or a necessary evil given the Democrat legislature’s hostility to tax cuts? Perhaps a little of A and B? Two… Continue Reading