Category: News

Explaining the NJGOP caucus’s new anti-vaxxer tilt | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Back in February 2019, Save Jerseyans, I urged New Jersey Republicans to reengage the “social issues” from which they’ve been running for years. The reason is obvious: most voters aren’t policy wonks or constitutional nerds. They Read More

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

Ciattarelli invites former and potential opponents to his campaign kickoff

By Art Gallagher _ Former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli is apparently looking to clear his path to the 2021 Republican gubernatorial nomination by inviting his past and potential political opponents to attend his campaign kickoff. Ciattarelli, who lost the GOP gubernatorial primary to 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

BRIDGEGATE FINALE: Christie attends Baroni and Kelly’s big day before SCOTUS

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – A long-awaited oral argument was heard on Tuesday morning in the Bridgegate appeals of Bridget Anne Kelly and Bill Baroni. The parties submitted legal briefs in fall 2019 and, today, the justices had an opportunity to Read More

Former Christie aide Mowers launches N.H. congressional bid

MANCHESTER, N.H. – A former New Jersey Republican operative and rising star is running for Congress in New Hampshire. “Friends, after a lot of encouragement and deliberation, I’ve announced today that I’m running for Congress against New Hampshire freshman Democrat Read More