Tag: chiesa

Christie Visits the Hill

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog 2013? 2016? An attempt to aid shutdown negotiations? Or part of his campaign’s desire to engender the thematic perception of a bipartisan leader actively engaged in bridge-building? No one knows except the people who do, Read More

Cloture Achieved; Chiesa Votes YEA

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The U.S. Senate voted to advance to a final vote on the continuing resolution, Save Jerseyans. The final vote: 79-19. The only Republicans who voted NAY: Crapo, Cruz, Enzi, Fischer, Grassley, Heller, Inhofe, Lee, Moran, Paul, Read More

Fight Cloture: Contact Your NJ Senators

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Bob Menendez (D-Dominican Republic NJ) is a hopeless leftist, Save Jerseyans, and Jeff Chiesa isn’t facing reelection. Still, these senators and their staffs talk to one another. Let’s keep their phone lines good and busy Read More

Chiesa, Smith Back Lonegan (VIDEO)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog U.S. Senator Jeff Chiesa and Rep. Chris Smith formally threw in behind Steve Lonegan’s bid to replace Frank Launtenberg on Wednesday in Ocean County, Save Jerseyans. h/t NJ Today: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Py–3_MGK2A Governor Chris Christie endorsed his Read More

Chiesa Votes with Immigration Majority

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog U.S. Senator Jeffrey Chiesa (R-NJ) sided with the majority tonight, 67-27, voting to advance the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act to its next procedural plateau; next up is a potential filibuster battle on Wednesday. Read More

Chiesa Backed Border Fence

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog New Jersey’s first GOP U.S. Senator in my lifetime voted in favor of a 700-mile border fence on Tuesday afternoon, Save Jerseyans. Unfortunately, only 38 other senators joined him, and the immigration package amendment offered Read More