Category: Frank Lautenberg

$174k for the Widow Lautenberg

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Did you hear about this, Save Jerseyans? Your House of Representatives passed appropriations bill H.R. Res. 59 on Monday; buried (but not really too buried) in that resolution was a one time and possibly tax free $174,000 lump sum Read More

Lautenberg’s Family Endorses Pallone

By Art Gallagher | The family of the late U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg has endorsed Congressman Frank Pallone to fill their loved one’s seat in Washington. In a statement released by Pallone’s campaign, the family said, in part: We are saying: Stick Read More

What If Christie Picks…

Christie’s U.S. Senate Pick Could Profoundly Impact Monmouth County Politics By Art Gallagher | …Senator Joe Kyillos? By virtue of his long term friendship with Governor Christie and his campaign for U.S. Senate last year, State Senator Joe Kyrillos is on every Read More

Christie Sets October Special Election

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated Post 3:48 p.m. The Governor’s remarks from earlier today have many Republicans fuming over what they perceive as a decision that makes it virtually impossible to hold the seat. Here’s the speech if you Read More

When We Stood with the Laut

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s another memory on the day of Frank Lautenberg’s passing: Save Jersey found itself in extraordinarily odd ideological company back in early 2012, Save Jerseyans, when we took a stand against the Rutgers-Rowan merger proposal spearheaded by Read More

Christie’s Short List Revisited

The Most Likely NJ GOP Appointees for Frank Lautenberg’s Seat By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Owing to Frank Lautenberg’s poor help and Bob Menendez’s ethics woes, Save Jersey has been weighing the GOP’s 2014 U.S. Senate options for some time Read More

Frank Lautenberg Passes Away

SENIOR N.J. SENATE DEAD AT 89; STATE LAW UNCLEAR AS TO WHEN SPECIAL ELECTION WILL TAKE PLACE By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog UPDATED: 11:34 a.m., 6/3/13 Sad news this morning, Save Jerseyans. h/t Sen. Frank Lautenberg died this morning Read More