Articles Posted in the " Republican " Category

  • Understanding the Republican Party’s persistent age divide

    By James Pezzullo | The Save Jersey Blog For years, political pundits and prognosticators have been enraptured with the idea of a Republican party embroiled in a great civil war between the Tea Party and the party’s establishment. While this is another episode in a struggle both parties have faced for decades between their moderate […]


  • Save Jersey marks 7th birthday

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What’s so special about a 7th anniversary, Save Jerseyans? Well, have you ever heard the expression “every day above ground is a good day?” It is! And that’s certainly how we feel here at New Jersey’s #1 conservative outpost online after surviving yet another year of raucous […]


  • Bach backs Smith in Morris GOP Freeholder fight

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We have another endorsement in the bare-knuckle brawl that is this year’s open Morris County GOP freeholder primary, Save Jerseyans. “Deborah Smith has demonstrated a deep and longstanding commitment to the Second Amendment,” said Scott L. Bach, and influential member of New Jersey’s #2A community serving as ANJRPC Executive Director […]


  • Cesaro’s Morris team touts Rockaway mayor’s endorsement

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Mayor Michael Dachisen (R-Rockaway Township) is throwing in behind John Cesaro, Christine Myers, and Angelo Tedesco in this cycle’s contentious open GOP primary for Morris County Freeholder, Save Jerseyans. “I met John Cesaro four years ago and we just hit it off,” said Mayor Dachisen in a statement released by […]


  • Kean’s caucus isn’t taking an off-cycle for granted

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog They’re not on the ballot this year, Save Jerseyans, but the New Jersey GOP Senate caucus is trying to advance the conversation in Trenton with a 36-bill jobs package unveiled last Thursday. The added bonus? Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean Jr. and his colleagues say it’s budget […]


  • Bruce Jenner comes out… as a Republican? And the Libweb freaks!

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog That sound you just heard? Every “tolerant” liberal’s mind exploding, simultaneously (at least the ones who were watching ABC). Bruce Jenner threw the American Left for a MAJOR loop on Friday night, Save Jerseyans, when during the former Olympian’s mega-hyped ABC interview with Diane Sawyer he admitted […]


  • MacArthur hits 2015 trail in Westampton

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog His own election is still over a year away, Save Jerseyans, but with the DCCC actively targeting him again in 2016 (at least for now), freshman Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) is doubling-down on his committment to being a party-builder in 2015. One focus? Westampton Townwship. Congressman […]



  • Something is rotten in the state of Parsippany

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Super PAC spending is no longer unusual in New Jersey politics, Save Jerseyans. What’s a little strange? To see a Democrat Super PAC with national ties wade into a GOP municipal primary in a Republican-dominated town. But that’s exactly what’s happened with the mailer pictured on your right below. And […]


  • Happy 80th Birthday to Governor Tom Kean

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Former Governor Tom Kean Sr. is still a force to be reckoned with, Save Jerseyans, as evidenced by the outpouring of love he’s received in the run-up to his 80th birthday today. We’ll add our voices to that mix by wishing him many, many more happy and healthy […]


  • PublicMind Poll: Christie upside down in New Jersey, only 57% of GOP’ers approve

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog There’s more sobering news for the Governor of New Jersey this morning, Save Jerseyans, after a Monday Quinnipiac poll showed only 38% of polled Garden State residents approving of his job performance. On Tuesday, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind Poll found just 36% approval while 50% who disapprove, a result that’s unchanged […]


  • The New Face of the Brick Republican Team

    By William G. Kuncken | The Save Jersey Blog This year, Save Jerseyans, one of the most competitive elections in the state will be in Ocean County’s third largest municipality. Yes… in Ocean! Brick has been a bastion for Conservative politics on the state and federal level, strongly supporting Rep. Tom MacArthur, former Congressman Jon Runyan, […]


  • Save Jersey 2017 Poll: Who’s your first choice?

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog We’re not saying they’re ALL going to run, Save Jerseyans. And a few others might still join the mix. What we do know? Everyone listed below is seriously looking at a run for governor whenever Chris Christie moves on… Cast your ballot and keep the conversation going: 2017 […]