Category: Burlington County

ELECTION 2020: Gibbs launches NJ-03 exploratory committee, slams AOC-style socialism

MT. HOLLY, N.J. – Former Burlington County Republican Freeholder Katie Gibbs is officially taking a look at Tom MacArthur’s old U.S. House seat.  “As a millennial Republican woman who has good friends on both sides of the aisle, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Read More

LD8: Trenton lobbyist accuses Navy SEAL of “un-democratic” vote, “running scared”

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. – New Jersey Democrats enshrined their voter-rigging scheme into law before the Labor Day holiday, one which forces the state’s already over-stretched county governments to aid the ruling party’s get-out-the-vote efforts. The reasons for the new law Read More

NJGOP Chairman offers rare primary endorsement in LD8

TRENTON, NJ –  State party organizations rarely get involved in primaries for obvious reasons. NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt is making a rare exception in this year’s four-way LD8 Assembly contest.  “The State Republican Party has a general practice of not Read More

VIDEO: Facebook LIVE interview with Asm. Ryan Peters (R-8)

By The Staff _ Navy SEAL. GOP Assemblyman. Representing one of the state’s most competitive legislative districts. And he’s got a contested primary next month. He’s also leading the fight against Governor Phil Murphy’s “rain tax.” – SaveJersey.com’s Matt Rooney sat Read More

Unlike Trenton, Republican-run N.J. counties are controlling spending | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ New Jersey’s fiscal crisis is deepening as the FY 2020 budget process limps along at the State House. Wasteful spending is rising, income tax revenue is grinding to a halt, and the will for structural reform Read More

New candidate enters LD8 GOP primary fray

LUMBERTON, N.J. – There’s another candidate on the field for June’s Republican primary in the  8th Legislative District. On Saturday, 46-year-old attorney Jason Huf announced his candidacy for one of the two Assembly seats on the ballot this cycle. Huf Read More

LD8: Burlington Republicans formally break ties with Assemblyman Howarth

By Matt Rooney _ It’s been clear for days now (to be precise, since Sheriff Stanfield reentered the fray and locked arms with Assemblyman Ryan Peters) that Joe Howarth wasn’t going to get the Republican line in this year’s LD8 Read More

LD8: Guadagno, Saxton, Layton, Allen, and small army of 70 GOP leaders line up against Howarth

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. – The race to unseat incumbent GOP Assemblyman Joe Howarth (R-8) appears to be tilting in the challenger’s favor, at least in terms of party support.  On Thursday night, Burlington Republicans released a list of 70 Republican Read More

With Burlington in Democrat hands? The taxpayer-funded goodies are flowing!

By Matt Rooney _ “Elections have consequences,” Save Jerseyans. We hear it all the time. Usually, the famous admonition refers to stuff like judicial picks or policy shifts.  In New Jersey? The most common “consequences” are cash, jobs, and other Read More