Category: Jim Whelan

Atlantic Democrats Concede to Brown? Apparently. Visit Their Website….

Asm. Chris Brown (R-2) should be a long-shot for State Senate this year, Save Jerseyans. His district has a Democrat voter registration advantage and Democrats remain favored to take back the governor’s mansion this November. But a combination of strong Read More

Battleground Atlantic: Punchy Democrats push ahead without a clear vision

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We all lived through Election 2013, Save Jerseyans. I’m not sure whether small inconveniences like “issues” will matter in 2015’s legislative battlegrounds if Democrat Super PACs perform as expected in the weeks Read More

Shore GOP Pushes Back Against Dems Over North Jersey Casinos

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Jersey Shore GOP is waging a 3-cycle war at the moment, Save Jerseyans, precipitated by the distressed Atlantic City casino industry. Our friend Michael Donohue, chairman of the Cape May GOP, took direct Read More

Balles’s Daughter Hits Back at Whelan

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog During his recent barnstorm in battleground LD2, Governor Chris Christie likened incumbent state Senator Jim Whelan to a friendly “grandfather” who turns into an “animal” when it’s election season, savaging his opponents with a steady Read More

Christie Reps Balles in Atlantic

Urges LD2 Voters to Fire “Grandfather Whelan” By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Approximately 500 packed into the Roberts-Johnson VFW Post in Somers Point (Atlantic County) on Saturday afternoon to hear from the man of the hour: Governor Chris Christie. The incumbent Read More

Balles vs. Whelan & Langford

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If attacking your opponent’s strength represents a legitimate path to victory, Save Jerseyans, then Atlantic County Sheriff Frank Balles may still have a chance to upset incumbent Jim Whelan in this year’s LD2 state senate Read More

Balles v. Whelan Debate (VIDEO)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s one of this cycle’s most-watched state senate contests, Save Jerseyans. Watch the debate live below beginning at 6 p.m. EST (Wed 10/2). h/t AC Press: Live streaming video by Ustream