Month: April 2015

Bridgegate Endgame Eve? Chattering class speculating wildly over Wildstein

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Is Bob Menendez about to get some company in federal court? MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki thinks he **knows quite a bit ahead of Friday’s expected court appearance by David Wildstein: What I know: Read More

LD1 race turns into a chase as GOP team demands debate via e-mail

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog LD1 isn’t so much a race as a chase thus far in the Election 2015 cycle, Save Jerseyans. The GOP Assembly ticket in this rare partisan-split district of Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and Cumberland Read More

There are riots, and then there are RIOTS… (Part II)

By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Washington, D.C., April 30 – Five months ago after the disturbances in Ferguson, Mo. and New York City following the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, Save Jerseyans, I wrote a Read More

POLL: Almost no one likes Hudson Bob anymore

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A 23% favorability rating mean you’re down to family, close friends, and paid staffers, Save Jerseyans. It’s a sucky place to be. But that’s where the indicted Bob Menendez sits according to Read More

MacArthur helps rescue KC-10 (and joint base) from retirement

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As promised, Save Jerseyans, freshman Rep. Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) led the charge on behalf of thousands of his constituents employed by the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst on Wednesday night, securing language in the Fiscal Year Read More

In other news, Sharpe James accuses Supreme Court of racism

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog News of David Wildstein‘s pending guilty plea sucked all of the air out of the room on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, so in case you missed it on Tuesday afternoon, the New Jersey Supreme Read More

UPDATE: Wildstein will plead guilty on Friday

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated 5:46 p.m. 4/29/15 Wow… here we go… Bloomberg reports that David Wildstein, former PolitickerNJ editor under the pen name “Wally Edge” and the colorful figure presently at the center of “Bridgegate,” will Read More

Budget negotiations breaking down, Bucco says Sweeney’s plan is a “bad horror movie”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog With the NJEA refusing to play ball on pension reform and, consequently, the Democrat leadership falling back on a millionaire’s tax, it appears FY 2016 budget negotiations are officially blown up for Read More