Tag: atlantic city

BUSTED: A.C. Democrat mayor pleads guilty to stealing from a youth basketball club

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Yet another Atlantic City politician will go down in history for corruption. Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam has plead guilty to stealing tens of thousands of dollars from a nonprofit youth basketball club. – Gilliam’s $87,215 Read More

Pelosi is coming to rally N.J. Democrats

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is set to visit New Jersey for the state Democrat Party’s late September conference in Atlantic City. NJ.com has the full story here. _

ROONEY: Miss America’s departure proves tax dollar giveaways can’t save A.C.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Miss America Pageant pocketed $12 million over three years courtesy of New Jersey taxpayers. Now the pageant which was born in Atlantic City is leaving (again), this time for Connecticut. Save Jersey‘s Matt Rooney was Read More

A.C.’s Senator is furious after Murphy kills late night NJ Transit trains

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Murphy Administration temporarily mothballed the AC-Philly rail line late last year.  This week, NJ Transit announced that it’s ending late night trains to Atlantic City effective May 12th when the line reopens. The latest train Read More

LIVE: Save Jersey at Harrah’s A.C. for the NJGOP Summit

By The Staff _ Welcome to Atlantic City, Save Jerseyans! Friday begins the second annual N.J. GOP Statewide Leadership Summit designed by the state party to educate Republican activists, operatives, and officials on the finer points of campaign mechanics as Read More

NJGOP musings heading into the A.C. statewide leadership summit

By Joshua Sotomayor-Einstein _ The calls for former Lt. Govenor Kim Guadagno to run in the 13th Legislative District during the 2019 NJ Legislative elections, those for SaveJersey.com founder and editor Matt Rooney to run against Senator Book in the Read More

NJ Transit is getting worse, but Murphy continues finger-pointing (from his Italian villa)

By Matt Rooney _ Italian dictator Benito Mussolini infamously perpetrated the myth that his fascist government had make the trains run on time. Phil Murphy — who’s currently vacationing at this multi-million dollar Italian villa in that country’s Umbria region Read More

Murphy could hold sports betting bill as a chip to play in budget negotiations

By Art Gallagher _ Dennis Drazin and his partners at Monmouth Park were ready to accept sports bets on Memorial Day weekend.  They wisely didn’t after Senate President Steve Sweeney announced he was inserting a provision in the state legislation Read More