Category: Rick Santorum

HAIL MARY: Christie launches TV Ad mocking Santorum to bring down Rubio

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie‘s presidential campaign continued to throw the kitchen sink at Marco Rubio on Thursday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, even as new polling out of New Hampshire suggested that the New Jerseyan’s Read More

Poll: Christie Viewed More Favorably Than Rubio Among All Voters But Trails with Republicans

I love politics. Always have. But after living through the 2012 GOP Primary, Save Jerseyans, I’m psyched to be three years away from another borish Republican debate. I’m sure you agree! Three years out, Chris Christie finds himself in a Read More

Santorum (Finally) Endorses Romney. Via Email. At 11:00 PM.

I guess he’d rather write it than say it, Save Jerseyans. It took nearly one month to deliver since he suspended his campaign in Gettysburg. And it’s not exactly full-throated.  Either way, here is former Senator Rick Santorum’s 11 p.m. Read More

Wisconsin was a “Must-Win” for Vanquished Santorum

Let’s call a spade a spade, Save Jerseyans. Rick Santorum needed to win tonight but nevertheless fell far, far short of his goal. Heading into today’s Maryland, Wisconsin and District of Columbia primaries, Mitt Romney led Senator Santorum by 303 Read More

Some Republicans Determined to Flirt with Disaster

Ahead of yesterday’s epic loss in Illinois, the campaign of Rick Santorum held a telephone call with media outlets that, according to at least one major international paper, was characterized by “a lot of bluster, tortured logic and creative thinking but Read More

Romney Up 10 Heading Into Today’s Illinois Primary

Or so says the typically-reliable RCP polling average. The latest-in-time poll from PPP shows Mitt Romney up by 15 points. A Rasmussen poll from last week had Romney leading his closest rival, Rick Santorum, by 9 in the Land of Read More

Why Should Newt Drop Out? Part 2

Santorum supporters are piling on poor old Newt and demanding that he drop out of the GOP primary race. Some are even accusing the former speaker of playing a “spoiler” role. I’m not sure that’s fair, Save Jerseyans. Like I wrote Read More

Why Should Newt Drop Out?

A quick GOP primary recap by the numbers, Save Jerseyans: Heading into last night, Rick Santorum needed 65% to 70% of all remaining delegates to clinch the nomination before Tampa. Mitt Romney needed approximately 47%. Alabama, Mississippi, Hawaii and American Somoa Read More

Northern Marianas and Guam Cancel Out Kansas?

Quite possibly, Save Jerseyans, and it illustrates why Rick Santorum’s road to the Republican nomination is likely a bridge to nowhere. Former Senator Santorum picked up at least 15 delegates today in Kansas’s “hybrid” closed primary, meaning some Sunflower State delegates Read More