Tag: bail reform

‘Bring it on!’ Christie tells Dog the Bounty Hunter

TRENTON — Before the reporter could fully get the question out to Gov. Chris Christie about “Dog the Bounty Hunter” taking him to court, the governor interrupted with a message to the former TV star: “Bring it on.” Christie, speaking Read More

Christie Signs Bail Reform, “Ban the Box” Bills

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Governor took action on five pieces of legislation on Monday, Save Jerseyans, and only one earned his conditional veto. Bail reform (S-946/A-1910) is solid legislation but indirectly cost the taxpayers $4 Read More

‘Open Space’ Travesty Says It All

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Everything that drives me crazy about Trenton played out in last week’s passage of a new “Open Space” measure, Save Jerseyans, setting up a ballot question for the November election and another Read More

Police Car Cameras Are Common Sense

By Mayor Randy Brown (R-Evesham) As an elected official I understand the cynicism that many residents harbor towards politicians. In many cases it is warranted and I share their frustration. Chris Rock has a classic skit where he essentially ridicules Read More

Special Session Eve Bail Reform Presser

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s bail reform special legislative session begins Thursday at noon, Save Jerseyans, so he’s holding a press conference Wednesday, also at 12:00 p.m., to establish his expectations. I’m sure it’ll Read More