Author: Matt Rooney

Save Jersey’s Founder and Blogger-in-Chief, MATT ROONEY is a nationally-noted and respected New Jersey political commentator. When he's not on-line, radio or television advocating for conservative reform and challenging N.J. power-brokers, Matt is a practicing attorney at the law firm of DeMichele & DeMichele in Haddon Heights (Camden County).

Democrats Kim, Van Drew listed among America’s most vulnerable House freshman

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Freshman Democrat Congressman Jeff Van Drew (D, NJ-2) and Andy Kim (D, NJ-3) triumphed in 2018, but 2020 looms large for both newly-minted representatives. That’s according to veteran political prognosticator Larry Sabato who released his 2020 House Read More

Murphy politicizes the MVC (like he did to the AG’s office)

By Matt Rooney _ It’s one thing for agencies and departments under the executive branch’s purview to enact the governor’s policies, Save Jerseyans. That’s generally uncontroversial! It’s another thing altogether for civil servants to spend their time (and our money!!) Read More

Rider University: China’s values are OK, but not so keen on Chick-fil-A

By Matt Rooney _ The values of the Left — and Leftist academia in particular — continue to astound, mystify and yes, depress the hell out of anyone paying attention, Save Jerseyans. Two recent headlines from Central Jersey come to Read More

No one on Team Murphy knows (or will admit) who hired Katie Brennan’s alleged rapist

By Matt Rooney _ Where is the pussy hate brigade? With shutdown news and major indictments keeping everyone distracted, Save Jerseyans, the hearings into the alleged sexual assault of former Murphy campaign volunteer and state Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency Read More

LD21: Fmr. GOP mayor weighing third party ‘Conservative’ challenge to GOP’s Bramnick, Munoz

CRANFORD TWP., N.J. — LD21 Assembly Republican members Jon Bramnick (the party’s minority leader) and Nancy Munoz (the GOP whip) have long-expected a potential GOP primary challenge for 2019, and one might still materialize, but it’s looking like a challenge from Read More

Surprise! The N.J. congressman doing the most for women is a male Republican.

By Matt Rooney _ What makes someone “pro-woman” or anti-woman, exactly? Don’t ask me, Save Jerseyans. I’m not a high priest of the church of political correctness who’s well-versed in the Democrat Party’s identity politics. What I do know: President Read More