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).

Is Texas’s 2020 shaping up like New Jersey’s 2018?

By Matt Rooney _ If you’re interested? There are plenty of articles out there in which liberal journalists greedily explore the tea leaves and wax glowing about the potential for Texas to transform into a genuine battleground state after decades Read More

Fact-checking Cory Booker’s Labor Day wage growth claim

By Matt Rooney _ Cory Booker devoted his Labor Day 2019 to a Time guest op-ed in which the junior New Jersey senator sanctimoniously complains about U.S. wage growth (among other economic issues). “The President likes to tweet about stock Read More

Sweeney’s right; N.J. is “going to go up in flames.” That’s why you should vote against his party in 2019. | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ You probably missed it yesterday, Save Jerseyans, but Bloomberg ran a Wednesday story featuring Senate President Steve Sweeney, and New Jersey’s third-highest-elected Democrat had some objectively depressing things to say about the state of our state. Read More

Fact-checking Cory Booker’s latest white supremacy tweet

By Matt Rooney _ Fear not, Save Jerseyans: Cory Booker (who is barely registering in national primary polling) says he’ll “use the full force of the presidency” to destroy White Supremacy if he is elected.  “The majority of terror attacks Read More

MONDAY MATH: N.J. could raise the cash for Newark’s new water pipes in under two weeks

By Matt Rooney _ $2.1 billion. That’s what it’s been estimated New Jersey spends every year on illegal aliens. Schooling (K-12 and college), public services, medical services, and even incarceration. We found out on Sunday that Essex County will guarantee Read More

Whistleblower attorney wants to challenge Booker in 2020’s U.S. Senate contest

TRENTON, N.J. – Stuart Meissner plans to take on Cory Booker in next year’s U.S. Senate contest. An ex-prosecutor with the Manhattan District Attorney and later New York Attorney General’s Office, Meissner gained national prominence in private practice as a Read More

Booker backed May 8th rideshare boycott, then spent $333.61 on rides that same day.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Remember that May 8th rideshare boycott, Save Jerseyans? The one that made headlines but fizzled? As it turns out, it was also one of the more recent examples of Cory Booker’s gross hypocrisy according to the folks Read More