Category: Election 2017

N.J. mandates meningitis vaccinations for all college students

TRENTON, N.J. – All New Jersey college students are now required to receive the meningitis vaccination under a bill signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy earlier this week. “This extremely contagious illness can easily spread among young people who Read More

LIVE: Governor Murphy’s State of the State Address

TRENTON, N.J. – Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his 2020 ‘State of the State’ address on Tuesday, January 14th at 3:00 p.m. EST in the Assembly chamber. Among the Democrat’s anticipated topics? A renewed push for a more expansive New Read More

Van Drew: “Add Phil Murphy to the list of reasons why I left the Democrat Party”

TRENTON, N.J. – Congressman Jeff Van Drew and Governor Phil Murphy exchanged fresh salvos on Thursday after the latter attacked the former over the upcoming January 28th Trump rally in Wildwood. “President Trump and the Republicans in Washington haven’t delivered Read More

Murphy thanks Trump for federal response in Jersey City

TRENTON, N.J. – Phil Murphy is ordinarily one of the Democrat Party’s most vocal anti-Trump critics on issues ranging from immigration to gun policy, but the New Jersey Governor extended his gratitude to the Republican Administration on Wednesday morning for Read More

Will Trenton Democrats scrutinize Murphy’s travel like they did for Christie?

By Matt Rooney _ Back in April 2015, I wrote that Chris Christie’s extensive out-of-state travel for the RGA, a then-burgeoning presidential campaign, and other various political pursuits wouldn’t matter if he could flip nine Assembly seats. Of course that Read More

428 crashes, 312 rescues on state-patrolled roads (so far) for season’s first N.J. winter storm

TRENTON, N.J. – The first significant snow storm of winter 2019-2020 walloped New Jersey on Monday creating profound challenges for motorists and first responders alike. “As of 6:00 p.m., the New Jersey State Police have responded to 428 motor vehicle Read More

Notorious charlatan Al Gore, standing aside Phil Murphy in NYC’s shadow, compares climate change to “9/11” | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ I’ve written extensively about how wind energy is really just a bunch of hot hair, Save Jerseyans. The financial math (and undisputed science) simply don’t add up. But that wasn’t even the most offensive part of Read More