U.S. Senate

Booker wants to remove Confederate statues. Will his ambition doom the Dems?

Polling data is dropping fast and furious, Save Jerseyans, and surprise surprise, strong majorities of Americans do not support ripping down Confederate monuments. 62% according to a PBS/NPR/Marist survey; 86% of those polled simultaneously condemned white supremacy. But good old Cory Booker (D-Twitter) isn’t running to lead Americans past all of this nonsense. He’s running […]

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POLL: Who will Christie appoint if Menendez gets booted from the U.S. Senate?

Let’s say Bob Menendez is convicted or cuts a deal pursuant to his upcoming September corruption trial… Chris Christie gets to pick his replacement IF the Republican Senate moves swiftly to eject the New Jersey Democrat, and that new senator might prove crucial as the GOP takes a last shot at repealing Obamacare and passing […]

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Telling It Straight: Shame On These Cowards!

Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — Let’s tell it like it is. The entrenched Republicans in the U. S. Senate are in the process of making fools of themselves. And the biggest culprits are the Futile Four who sank the latest effort to replace and replace Obamacare: Whiny Susan Collins, Picky Rand Paul, […]

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The Comey Hearing Should’ve Ended After Rubio’s Line of Questioning

We already broke down why the “Trump committed obstruction of justice” talking point is ridiculous, Save Jerseyans. But the Comey hearing should’ve ended after this: ___

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BREAKING: Jury Convicts Menendez’s Friend and Donor, Dr. Melgen

More ominous news for Bob Menendez, Save Jerseyans. On Friday, Dr. Salomon Melgen, accused of improperly billing the U.S. government for $100+ million in medical insurance payments, was convicted by a federal jury. Senator Menendez, a long time friend (and recipient of donations) from the Florida doctor, is still under indictment for allegedly using his office […]

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Goldberg Readies Second Run for U.S. Senate in 2018

Most of the N.J. political universe is presently focused on 2017, Save Jerseyans, but one New Jersey politician is already setting his sights on next year’s midterm cycle. “Today, I am excited to announce that I am forming an Exploratory Campaign Committee to ‘test the waters’ for a run to oust Bob Menendez next year,” […]

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POLL: Chris Christie is America’s Least Popular Governor

Here’s another less-than-positive “first” for New Jersey… We have America’s least popular governor. According to a Morning Consult online poll released Tuesday morning, to make matter worse (?) for the former presidential hopeful, Governor Chris Christie‘s approval rating of 25% (71% disapprove) is 4-points worse than his 29% approval rating  in the September Morning Consult poll. He’s got bad […]

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Cory Booker (D-Twitter) Manages To Land On All Sides Of Syria

After taking an absolute beating over Russia and health care in recent weeks, Save Jerseyans,  President Trump finally had a stronger week than the Democrats. ‘Bout time! The Donald (1) convinced long-time skeptics like yours truly that I didn’t gamble my vote away needlessly by getting Gorsuch across the finish line in t he same news cycle that […]

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After Clearing Committee Vote, Here’s What’s Next for Gorsuch

In a vote along party lines, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 11-9 to pass Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick, out of committee. Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa said Gorsuch’s nomination will now move to the Senate. Chairman @ChuckGrassley: The nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to be Associate Justice of #SCOTUS is […]



Trump’s Budget Cuts Face Resistance From Republican Lawmakers

Republican leaders are voicing disapproval of budget cuts proposed by President Donald Trump. “I doubt there’d be a lot of appetite for dramatic cuts this year,” Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, told Roll Call. “I just look at it as a conversation. They’ve got their views, we’ve got our views, and we need to […]


SCOTUS Isn’t Coming to Bob Menendez’s Rescue

Bob Menendez‘s upcoming vote on the Gorsuch nomination is no longer relevant, Save Jerseyans. Back in December, Menendez’s lawyers filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that his pending federal bribery charges infringe upon legislative activity protected by the United States Constitution’s “Speech-Or-Debate” Clause. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court indicated, without comment, that it won’t […]

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