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).

Bridgegate Friday Doc Dump

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As promised, the Assembly Transportation Committee has “dumped” pdf versions of 900 documents online, Save Jerseyans, all related to the legislature’s Bridgegate investigation, in addition to a transcription of the hearing itself. Click here and Read More

Maddow’s “Get Weinberg” Theory

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I loathe Rachel Maddow’s worldview, Save Jerseyans, but she’s good at what she does. Much like Alex Jones on the polar opposite end of the ideological spectrum, she’s capable of putting together seemingly obvious or Read More

New Jerseyans Still Voting With Their Feet

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The United Van Lines annual migration study is out again, Save Jerseyans, and once again our beloved Garden State is ranked #1… for outward migration. I can’t imagine why! After all, the trio of taxes, Read More

Who is Mr. Smiley?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The ten words that have come to find Bridgegate, Save Jerseyans: “Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee.” “Got it.” But Bridget Kelly and David Wildstein are already on the hot seat for their Read More

Contempt for the 5th Amendment?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The 5th Amendment is among our most important add-ons to the U.S. Constitution, Save Jerseyans, despite the fact that most of you will thankfully never need to use it. Unless, of course, you’re planning on Read More

Fort Lee Hosts Contrite Christie

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie hit the road after Thursday’s dramatic, 107-minute long Bridgegate press conference to apologize in person to Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich (D): httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qtRLiJrFkE Not everyone feels… conciliated? Fox Business spoke to a number Read More

Boehner Thinks Christie’s OK

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Mainstream Media is doing everything it can to affix the “unelectable” label to Chris Christie over the past 36 to 48 hours of breaking Bridgegate developments, Save Jerseyans. Some of it driven purely by Read More

LIVE: Wildstein Committee Testimony

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Watch it live: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNj3ve698DU#t=9791 Click here to read the emails to which they’re all referring if you haven’t already… in other news, there’s  NYT report that the U.S. Attorney has opened an investigation into the Read More