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VIDEO: LD16 GOP runs hard against Democrats’ Sanctuary State push

Kim Guadagno’s campaign isn’t the only one betting that Sanctuary Statehood is a winning issue for Republicans this cycle, Save Jerseyans.  Even before her much-discussed “Sanctuary” web ad even hit this week, the LD16 GOP ticket consisting of state Senator Read More

Is this the most New Jersey story ever? You be the judge.

Regular readers of this site don’t need to be told how messed up New Jersey’s affordable housing policies are. Maybe this story will drive the point home for new readers or anyone who is still straddling the fence. It’s one Read More

GOP Legislators Join Lawsuit to Stop Christie’s State House Renovations

Chris Christie’s No.2 wants to halt the $300 million state house renovation project that a new estimate suggests could spike to $700 million before it’s all said and done. Two other members of the Republican Governor’s own party – Senators Kip Bateman and Mike Read More

Bateman urges judicial restraint as N.J. High Court weighs mandating 100k+ new affordable housing units

One N.J. legislator is renewing the call for a return to legislative oversight of state housing policy as the N.J. Supreme Court is set for a hearing this week to decide whether to reverse a July 2016 court decision declining to to mandate retroactive Read More

New Jersey Needs Reasonable Affordable Housing Reforms

By Senator Kip Bateman and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli The New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division will soon issue a ruling that will determine if municipalities must build tens of thousands of affordable housing units that they were not required to Read More

Bateman, Gusciora blast Princeton Battlefield developers for refusing to meet

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Senator Christopher “Kip” Bateman (R-16) and Assemblyman Reed Gusciora (D-15) are a bit of a political odd couple, Save Jerseyans, but when it comes to fighting the Institute of Advanced Study’s plans to destroy Read More

Senate GOP’ers offer measured reactions to Timpone nomination

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Whenever Governor Chris Christie nominates someone to a significant cabinet post or the state’s Supreme Court, we’ve come to expect lavish praise of the nomination from Republican legislators. Today’s news that the Read More