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Christie Nominates Haines to the Superior Court

This was a long time coming, but Governor Christie has announced his nomination of Senator Phil Haines (R-Mt. Holly) to the New Jersey Superior Court. You’ll remember that Haines had previously been nominated by Governor Corzine in 2009, but had turned down the job at the time, citing his dissatisfaction with the way that Corzine […]

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Grades are out

Cato has their fiscal policy report card out. Christie isn’t included because he’s been in for less than a year but I think he’d do pretty well if he was “Four governors were awarded an “A” in this report card — Mark Sanford of South Carolina, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana, Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota, and […]

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Worst. Ad. Ever.

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) takes the award for 2010. The campaign season (for most people) has barely even really begun, but I think that it would be nearly impossible for anyone to top “Taliban Dan” as the worst political ad of the year (or ever). The ad features an extreme example of what it is […]

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Chris Christie on running for President

“No Chance” He’s not going to run (and this is a GOOD thing). Chris Christie is in the best position of his life – he’s a relatively popular governor with the reasonable-class (compared to liberal nut jobs and union thugs), he’s got a loving family that he is active in, and he’s got the most […]

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On Negative Campaigning

Rick Wilson has an excellent write up on the intent and execution of negative campaign ads. In particular he absolutely takes Rep. Alan Grayson to task for running maybe the worst ad in a long time. New Jerseyeans – be ready, Republicans across the state and nation will get similar ads in ’12 when The […]

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The Importance of Being (Earnestly) Quantitative: An Economic Play (In At Least Two Parts), by Ben Bernanke

THE FINANCIAL TIMES Bernanke ponders QE2 to keep America afloat By Robin Harding Published: September 24 2010 It was not supposed to be this way. After tens of billions of dollars in bank bail-outs, hundreds of billions in fiscal stimulus, and trillions more in bond purchases by the Federal Reserve, the US economy was supposed […]

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Confirmed: Bryant Indicted Yet Again

Former Senator Wayne Bryant, famously corrupt politician and Ice-T look alike, has somehow managed to be indicted yet again while currently serving time for corruption charges. Save Jerseyan’s will remember that Bryant has already been serving a prison sentence on that conviction since July 2009, after he was found to be using his position of […]

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Step 1: Frame the Debate (Failed.)

With what seems like one of the most important congressional elections in a lifetime (wait…don’t we say that every year?) quickly approaching, the issues that will take charge of the hearts and minds of voters on November 2nd are taking their final form. One issue that has been particularly hot button since the 2008 Presidential […]

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Colbert Gives His ‘Expert’ Opinion

This morning, Comedy Central funny man Stephen Colbert was invited by Representative Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), the chairwoman of the House Judiciary Subcommittee, to testify on the hot-button issue of immigration. His qualifications? Well, Save Jerseyans, I’m not sure if you know this, but Stephen Colbert recently did ten hours of farm work for a segment […]

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The Power of Political Satire in the Society

these days, everybody appreciates and enjoys a little bit of humor. Of course, nobody wants to be bored and be trapped in the sea of life that they are used to living every day. Everybody just wants to have a laugh when they have a time to, and when they simply can. The more laughs […]

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Gov. Chris Christie Takes Hollywood By Storm: “You punch them, I punch you”

THE NEW YORK TIMES Fellow Republicans Keep Christie in Demand By REBECCA CATHCART and RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA LOS ANGELES — Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey sat center stage in a Hollywood hotel ballroom on Wednesday afternoon, next to Meg Whitman, who is running for governor of California, and told a parable of a schoolyard bully […]

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GOP’s ‘Pledge to America’

Later today the House GOP will unveil the latest incarnation of Newt Gingrich’s regularly cited and wildly successful ‘Contract with America’ from 1994, a year when the GOP made incredible gains in the House of Representatives the last time there was a Democrat President in office. Portions of the Pledge have already leaked to the media. […]

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Lautenberg Will Follow GaGa Until She Loves Him

Despite banning political speech at her own concerts, Lady GaGa has found her voice for an issue. The Lady hosted an event in support of the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell. As I am sure you already know, the repeal failed. It was a bipartisan failure by the way, two Democrat Senators voted it […]

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Is Total Global Economic Realignment Inevitable?

George Magnus argues in this week’s Financial Times that “The US and other western nations have been shocked into saving more and lowering private and public debts over the coming years. It follows that, if the world system is to function smoothly, someone has to save less.”  In particular, China is dramatically reshaping the world […]

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