Category: Election 2012

What is a political convention and how does it work?

CLEVELAND — Thousands of Republicans are gathering in Cleveland for the Republican National Convention 2016, followed by even more thousands of Democrats in Philadelphia next week, as both political parties hold their conventions to nominate candidates for president. Every four Read More

COMPARISON: Trump polling doesn’t stack up well vs. Romney’s

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Much has been (correctly) made in recent days regarding how poorly Donald Trump fares in hypothetical general election match-ups with a Democrat nominee, Save Jerseyans, but I thought it might be instructive Read More

Are you remaining Obamaphiles ready to apologize yet?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Russian Bear is on the move again, Save Jerseyans, but only the heroes who voted for President Obama back in 2012 are surprised. They voted for the “cool” guy who gave fun Read More

Trump dismisses Christie’s candidacy: “he missed his time”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Donald Trump dished on his GOP primary rivals for The New York Times in a piece published over the weekend, Save Jerseyans, and even if you’re a Christie backer, it’s awfully hard Read More

Buyers’ Remorse

Now Americans Say They Want Romney By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Get this: Mitt Romney would win the popular vote if a rematch of the 2012 election against President Obama were held today, a new CNN/ORC poll shows. According to the Read More

Romney Defends Christie

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Rumors persist of post-2012 antagonism between the Christie Camp and Team Romney, Save Jerseyans, but the former Governor of Massachusetts hasn’t been anything but gracious in public towards his New Jersey counterpart. Mitt Romney defended Chris Read More

They’ll Do Anything to Win

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog None of this comes as a surprise, Save Jerseyans, but it’s still disheartening to see what’s become of this once great republic. You’ve probably heard that we finally have confirmation: the Obama Administration cooked unemployment Read More

Claim: Christie’s Behavior “Bugged” Mitt

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Despite many visible signs of reconciliation over the past year, the authors of a new book DOUBLE DOWN: Game Change 2012 (due out Election Day, Nov. 5th) are alleging that tensions between the Romney campaign and Christie Read More