Articles Posted in the " Sweeney " Category

  • Christie will be on the ballot in 2017 after all?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey governors can’t serve more than two consecutive terms, so even if he wasn’t in polling purgatory, Save Jerseyans, Chris Christie wouldn’t be on the ballot in 2017. But he will. In a sense. The early stages of Steve Sweeney‘s own campaign have revolved around overriding the Governor […]

  • Pro-Sweeney Super PAC plans major post-election bash

    The host list? It’s revealing for LD1 and LD2 voters. By Irwin M. Fletcher | The Save Jersey Blog Steve Sweeney can swear up and down that his override vote wasn’t politically-motivated, Save Jerseyans, but the overwhelming body of evidence is stacked against the Senate President. Everything he does is aimed at Election 2017. Need more proof? […]

  • Override vote signals new assault on N.J. privacy rights

    By Rich Pezzullo | The Save Jersey Blog Now that the New Jersey Senate has voted to reverse Governor Christie’s attempt to protect the privacy of New Jersey citizens seeking medical treatment, we need to contemplate the impact on the superseding Federal Law, HIPAA, which guarantees a person’s right to privacy regarding medical records. It will be […]

  • Senate votes to override Christie’s gun bill veto

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Sweeney and Christie are both running for higher office, Save Jerseyans, but Chris Christie just happens to be right on the substance of this 100% politically-motivated gun control debate. I explained it all before right here and won’t again. All you need to know that’s new? The latest […]

  • POLL: Which 2017 Democrat gubernatorial hopeful would suck the least?

    By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The Democrat race to succeed Chris Christie isn’t much less intense than national party’s presidential primary right now, Save Jerseyans. Just in the last week, Steve Sweeney earned a “that-a-boy” for his pension prattle from the NJEA, newcomer Phil Murphy launched a Super PAC and Steven Fulop scrapped […]

  • New Jerseyans (still) trying to get the hell away from Prieto and Sweeney

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve been reporting on these trends for YEARS, Save Jerseyans, but since today’s unveiled Democrat FY 2016 budget proves Democrats still haven’t learned (or still don’t care, depending on whether you’ve reach our collective Save Jersey level of cynicism), let’s do it all over again… We’ve got a brand new CNBC […]

  • Pennacchio wades into Port Authority discussion to push DRPA reform

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You may’ve noticed that we haven’t said much around here about this week’s New York/New Jersey Port Authority “reform” developments. The reason is simple, Save Jerseyans: as a Camden County resident, I’m tired of Trenton ignoring equally pressing corruption at my end of the state. A notable exception […]