Articles Posted in the " Speech " Category

  • 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), […]

  • 5 Interesting Aspects of Gov. Christie’s State of the State Address

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The only “news” in today’s well-delivered but substantively modest State of the State address involved an expansion of drug addiction treatment services (a pet issue for the Governor) and this: Biggest news today: Christie says “I will be standing here in one year” at #stateofthestate (translation: so […]

  • TEXT: Chris Christie’s State of the State Address

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Tuesday’s State of the State address without commentary: Governor Chris Christie’s 2015 State of the State Address As Prepared for Delivery ____________________________________________________________________ Trenton, New Jersey January 13, 2015 Mr. Speaker… Mr. Senate President… Lt. Governor Guadagno… Members of the legislature… Friends and citizens of New Jersey: I come before […]

  • Rooney at Pro-Blue Rally: Police Guarantee Our American Rights (AUDIO)

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog It was bitingly cold outside, Save Jerseyans, but you couldn’t help but be warmed by the two hundred strong who bundled-up and turned-out for a “Pro-Blue Rally” on Saturday at the historic Independence Mall in Philadelphia. The goal? Support our police after nation-wide protests and the slaying of two officers, Rafael Ramos […]

  • Christie delivers pep talk to House Frosh

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Freshman orientation is still underway down in Washington, D.C., Save Jerseyans, and House Republicans were treated to a 90-minute pep talk from Governor Chris Christie which, according to Congressman-elect Tom MacArthur, brought the membership to its feet (h/t “We talked about the importance of winning and […]

  • Christie to Chamber: “I’m tired of hearing about the minimum wage”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Gov. Chris Christie was in one of his blunt moods at Tuesday’s U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform’s 15th Annual Legal Reform Summit in Washington, D.C., Save Jerseyans, letting the audience gathered to hear his keynote address know, in no uncertain terms, that he’s “tired” of minimum wage proponents behaving […]

  • Christie to NAACP: “Sinners” in Both Parties

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s Saturday NAACP talk hit on familiar themes, Save Jerseyans, ones which he’s expected to carry into his presidential campaign with the expectation of echoing (repeating might be too big of a climb) the electoral breadth of his 2013 Garden State victory. “I don’t think second […]

  • Christie to Address the NAACP

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s one to watch, Save Jerseyans: Governor Chris Christie will deliver the keynote address at this upcoming Saturday’s NAACP New Jersey State Convention Membership Luncheon at the Hilton Parsippany. It’s hard to view a prominent Republican’s speech offered at an event hosted by our country”s preeminent ideologically-liberal minority organization […]

  • Christie Boosts Keystone, Invokes Putin in Mexico Speech

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Drawing a sharp contrast between himself and hypothetical GOP primary rivals, Governor Chris Christie avoided immigration and focused on areas of mutual benefit during today’s trade agreement announcement in Mexico City. 2016 is omnipresent, and I suspect Governor Perry would disagree with Governor Christie’s characterization of U.S.-Mexican relations, […]

  • Christie Speaks in Mexico City (LIVE)

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie is in Mexico City on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, where he’ll live stream comments related to a ConnectAmericas investment platform trade agreement announcement at 5:00 p.m. EST. “This partnership will serve as a facilitator in strengthening economic ties with Latin America and the Caribbean – particularly […]

  • Defiant Perry Rouses 3k Strong Dallas Crowd

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “What does the American Dream mean to you?” That’s the unofficial theme of this year’s ‘Defending the American Dream’ summit in Dallas, Texas hosted by Americans for Prosperity, Save Jerseyans, and I’m having a heck of a time discussing it with like-minded economic conservatives from around the […]

  • MacArthur: “A team effort all the way”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As prepared for delivery on Tuesday night by Tom MacArthur in Berkeley (Ocean County) after receiving Steve Lonegan’s concession phone call… Thank you! And I mean that from the bottom my heart. Thank you to each and every one of you who talked with your family, friends and neighbors. Who knocked on the […]