Category: Election 2013

Departacus starts raising funds for his depleted N.J. Senate war chest

By Matt Rooney _ Cory Booker (aka Spartacus, Gropacus or now “Departacus”) had a hell of a time raising cash during his ill-fated presidential campaign. Now that it’s mercifully over, New Jersey’s junior U.S. Senator needs to rebuild his depleted Read More

NJ-07: Torpey takes aim at Malinowski over campaign finance hypocrisy

FLEMINGTON, N.J. — A key ally of Congressman Leonard Lance is crying foul as primary day inches closer and Lance presumptive Democrat challenger’s statements come into conflict with reality. On Wednesday, Hunterdon GOP Chairman Patrick Torpey laid into Tom Malinowski Read More

Christie’s travel bill won’t matter… if he can flip 9 Assembly seats?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog $230,000, Save Jerseyans. On Friday, we learned that that’s how much Governor Chris Christie spent on private jets thus far in 2015 out of the NJGOP kitty, more than the state committee Read More

Lance vs. Larsen Debates Scheduled

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Heads up, Save Jerseyans… The Lance for Congress campaign announced its 2014 GOP Primary debate schedule on Monday; incumbent U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ07) will face off with his 3-time primary opponent David Larsen on two separate Read More

DGA: Buono’s Still a Loser

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog While the media flagellates itself for endorsing Chris Christie last November in light of the Bridgegate/Sandygate allegations, Save Jerseyans, DGA Chairman Governor Peter Shumlin (D-VT) remains unapologetic concerning his decision to let Barbara Buono flounder without Read More

GOP Bridgegate Silence Explained?

OPINION: How Chris Christie’s Coattailless Landslide Jaded Down-Ballot Republicans When He Needed Them Most By Rick Shaftan | The Save Jersey Blog Many commentators, both inside and out of New Jersey, have questioned why so few Republicans have piped up in support of Read More

RNC Claims Success in N.J.

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The RNC held its annual meeting last week, Save Jerseyans, and among other hot topics on the agenda, attendees heard about GOP successes in… New Jersey. Here’s an excerpt from the welcome letter: We tested Read More

U.S. Attorney Subpoenas Christie Campaign, NJGOP Records

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog On this episode of “As New Jersey Turns”… PolitickerNJ reports that the U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman’s office sent subpoenas duces tecum (a documentation-seeking demand) to both the Christie for Governor 2013 reelection campaign as well as the Read More