Tag: appoint

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 Read More

Christie Appoints Oxford Twp. Council

By Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie filed unusual direct appointments with the Secretary of State’s Office on Thursday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, after three members of the Oxford Township Council resigned their seats in August ahead of Read More

Christie’s Supreme Court Presser

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie announced the reappointment of Chief Justice Stuart Rabner to the N.J. Supreme Court on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, in addition to the first-time appointment of his long-time ally Lee Solomon, Camden County’s current Assignment Judge, to Read More

Christie Cuts Deal for Rabner (and Solomon)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog h/t Matt Friendman: “According to three sources with knowledge of the agreement, Rabner — who has been chief justice since 2007 — will be nominated by Christie for tenure, and serve until he reaches the Read More

Online Poll: Who Would You Appoint?

GOP U.S. Senate Field Remains Open Question As Monday Filing Deadline Inches Closer By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Steve Lonegan is in (with Sen. Doherty’s support). Jon Bramnick is reportedly calling around the state to secure the support of GOP 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 NorthJersey.com: Sen. Frank Lautenberg died this morning Read More

Who Would Replace Hudson Bob?

A Short List of GOP Potential Replacements for New Jersey’s Bob Menendez in the (Unlikely) Event He Resigned from the U.S. Senate By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Republicans are likely going to have to find a way to win their Read More