Guadagno Allies Bucco, Cosgrove Sing the Praises of Her Property Tax Pitch

Two of Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno‘s leading North  Jersey supporters offered full-throated endorsements of her “circuit breaker” property tax plan this week.   “Lieutenant Governor Guadagno‘s plan shows she is serious about providing real relief to struggling homeowners,” said Fair Lawn Mayor John Cosgrove. “She has outlined specific ways to save billions of dollars to […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

More Proof (From a Montana Congressional Battle) That New Jersey’s Reputation is in the Toilet

So there’s a special House election in Montana this May 25th, Save Jerseyans, and as with most things in American politics these days, there’s somehow a New Jersey angle. And it ain’t a flattering one. Democrat Rob Quist, who’s a local folk musician (which somehow qualifies him to pass judgment on war, peace, health care and the […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

Burlco Senate Hopeful Fumes After Guadagno Says Recapturing the Legislature is a Bridge Too Far

Fair criticism? Or much ado about nothing? It’s awfully hard to disagree with the veracity of Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno‘s declaration that Republicans won’t recapture the state legislature this fall, Save Jerseyans, but whether a potential standard bearer is supposed to concede defeat over six months from election day is arguably a different question and, either […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com


VIDEO: Furious Christie says you’re dumb if you disagree with him

Former presidential candidate Chris Christie was in rare. bitter form last night on NJ 101.5’s Ask the Governor program, Save Jerseyans, attempting to win back the hearts and minds of New Jerseyans by calling them… stupid? Sigh…. Go ahead and listen (if you can stand it): “I took the slings and arrows from people on this […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

Beck Warns Legislature Against Christie’s Reckless Plan to Raid Horizon’s Surplus

Governor Chris Christie‘s plan to raid Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s surplus (to the tune of $300 million!) to fund low income residents’ health insurance (part of his opioid crusade) is meeting stiff resistance under the dome, Save Jerseyans. A familiar Christie critic from the GOP side of the aisle spoke out in […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

OPIOID CRISIS: Rooney Aims at Alleged Loophole in Christie’s Painkiller Reform

Is there a missing component to Gov. Chris Christie’s 5-day limit on painkiller prescriptions? One of the legislature’s newest members says maybe. “My concern is that something should be added to the new law that a prescription that isn’t completely used up must be returned before you can get a new prescription,” said Asm. Kevin Rooney […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

N.J.’s chief justice asks ICE to stop arresting immigrants at courthouses

TRENTON — The chief justice of New Jersey’s Supreme Court is calling on federal immigration officials to stop arresting unauthorized immigrants at state courthouses, warning the practice could undermine New Jersey’s justice system. In a letter to federal Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, Chief Justice Stuart Rabner raised concerns over two recent arrests by Immigration […]


Kim’s right; taking back the legislature is next to impossible. Who’s brave enough to say why?

My phone was BLOWING UP on Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, over something that the Lieutenant Governor (Kim Guadagno) said in an address to the New Jersey Bankers Association. “No matter how hard the Republicans fight his year, we will not be taking back the Legislature,” Guadagno reportedly told the audience. “We’ll take some seats, […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

FINANCIAL TRANSPARENCY ALMOST UNKNOWN AMONG NJ GUBERNATORIAL HOPEFULS

Phil Murphy, Democratic hopeful for his party’s gubernatorial nomination Financial transparency among candidates has become a key issue after Donald Trump refused to release his tax returns during his candidacy or even after he was elected. But despite the New Jersey Legislature’s calls to force online posting of future presidential candidate’s tax returns, the state’s […]


Bill O’Reilly out at Fox News Channel

Longtime host Bill O’Reilly is leaving the Fox News Channel, departing his prime-time program which has been the top-rated cable show in that time slot for the past 18 years. “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company and Bill O’Reilly have agreed that Bill O’Reilly will not be returning to the […]


PRIMARY: Excluded N.J. GOP Candidate Wants Rival Debates

ELEC formally announced its 2017 GOP gubernatorial primary debate schedule today, Save Jersey: (1) May 9th at Stockton University streamed on Facebook live and rebroadcast on NJTV; and (2) May 18th at the Agnes Varris Studio in Newark broadcast live by NJTV, NJ Spotlight, WNET and C-SPAN. The catch? There’s a $430,000 admission threshold; that’s how much candidates need […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com


LISTEN: Rooney Joins Bill Spadea’s New Podcast To Dish On Divorce, Dating And Millennials

Here’s something a little different for fans of Save Jersey and NJ 101.5…. Last week, our Blogger-in-Chief (and favorite New Jersey divorce attorney) Matt Rooney joined radio host Bill Spadea, comedian Jay Black, and Chasing News‘s Jessica Nutt for a wide-ranging podcast discussion regarding divorce, relationships, and where millennials are going wrong in the dating arena. It was episode #3 for the […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com

Fort Lee is Marketing a Phil Murphy Town Hall Meeting

Should local government promote a partisan political event? It’s not unusual for politicians to host town hall meetings or rallies in public spaces  (like high school football stadiums or gymnasiums). It’s a little more unusual when the town actively promotes the event. Here’s the Fort Lee, New Jersey official website notice AND e-mail blast for an […]

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 SaveJersey.com