Chris Christie

VIDEO: Matt Rooney opines on Chris Christie’s New Jersey legacy

Chris Christie’s legacy is looming large over this year’s gubernatorial election to succeed him. On Tuesday night, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney, who has been following Christie as closely as anyone from the beginning, spoke with Bill Spadea and the Fox29/My9 Chasing News Team to help start the process of bringing the last 7 1/2 years into focus: —

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Christie goes hard-left, signs bills mandating transgender surgery coverage, bathroom access

Chris Christie just became one of the country’s most far-left governors on issues pertaining to “transgender rights,” Save Jerseyans. The nominally Republican governor signed two bills on Friday. The first (A4652) bars school districts from compelling transgender students to use facilities incompatible with their so-called “gender identity,” a topic which has riled local school boards […]

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BURNED BRIDGES: Post-sentencing, Wildstein ribs former ally Christie over his approval ratings

Chris Christie is getting it from all ends these days, Save Jerseyans, including from the so-called architect of the Bridgegate scandal that brought the New Jersey governor’s approval ratings down from the post-Sandy stratosphere into the political basement. A little more than a week after his own sentencing in federal court, former Port Authority official, […]

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VIDEO: Christie catches foul ball at Mets game, gets booed (loudly) by crowd

Two of Chris Christie’s last three approval rating polls place the New Jersey Governor well below 20% in the Garden State. Anecdotal support for those findings: a New York and New Jersey crowd savaged the Guv at Tuesday night’s Mets game versus St. Louis when he made an objectively impressive left-handed foul ball catch… — The […]

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SUMMER HEAT: Christie signs 14 bills, vetoes 6 others including prisoner redistricting measure

Governor Chris Christie’s pen got a work out this morning, Save Jerseyans… Veto messages are linked below: — BILL SIGNINGS: S-1451/A-3856 (Ruiz, Allen/Holley, McKnight, Singleton) – Directs DOE to make database of special education decisions available on website S-2059/A-3769 (Weinberg/Vainieri Huttle, Mukherji) – Requires DOH to ensure that fetal death certification and reporting requirements are […]

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LISTEN: Chris Christie hits back at WFAN caller over ‘fat a$$’ insult

Chris Christie’s WFAN fill-in gig started off with a bang on Monday, Save Jerseyans: “Governor, next time you want to sit on a beach that is closed to the entire world except you, you put your fat ass in a car and go to one that’s open to all your constituents,” the caller (Mike from Montclair) declared […]

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NEW POLL: 6% Needed Profanity to Express Their Opinion of Christie’s #NJShutdown ‘Beach Day’

The #NJShutdown verdict is in, Save Jerseyans, and it ain’t pretty for Chris Christie (or anyone in Trenton for that matter). Overall, somewhat more people blame him for the recent state shutdown than the legislature according to Monmouth University’s polling apparatus. His personal job approval rating is down to 15%. A full 55% says the state […]

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Bye-bye beach house? Guadagno wants to sell Christie’s Island Beach retreat

TRENTON — Blasting Gov. Chris Christie’s Island Beach summer home as “a private luxury paid for with public money,” a Democratic state lawmaker is proposing legislation to lease it out to the public, and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno is calling for it to be sold outright. Earlier this week, the governor came under fire after […]


Christie’s Post-Shutdown Week: Auditioning for Sports Talk Radio!

Onto the next thing, Save Jerseyans: .@GovChristie with a big audition next week! Filling in for retiring sports host Mike Francesa on @WFAN660. He's a candidate to take over. pic.twitter.com/jsmIlczETC — Matt Katz (@mattkatz00) July 6, 2017 —

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Once again, the Internet puts Christie’s waistline on trial

Governor Christie showed us again this weekend all the reasons why he has earned an approval rating south of the Mendoza line. The list of reasons both Republicans and Democrats have to celebrate term limits continues to grow, and with all the policy and political reasons readily available to attack him on, the internet once […]

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Christie Legalizes Non-“Explosive” Fireworks in Advance of July 4th

It’s not much but it’s something, Save Jerseyans. on Wednesday, Governor Chris Christie signed S-3034/A-4458 which removes New Jersey’s blanket ban on the sale and possession of fireworks. Going forward? Many sparkling devices, party poppers, snapper, glow-worms, smoke devices and similar novelties, notably sparklers, are now legal. All explosive and aerial fireworks (firecrackers, sky rockets, bottle rockets, […]

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VIDEO: Chris Christie psyched over SCOTUS tackling sports betting

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge to the 1992 law banning sports betting everywhere (including New Jersey) except for Delaware, Montana, Nevada and Oregon. Governor Chris Christie said he’s “thrilled” with Tuesday’s decision. “I’m feeling pretty good,” Christie said. “If the Supreme Court goes the other way, I don’t know what our other option is,” […]

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Christie Keeps Pushing to Siphon Cash from Horizon to Fund Drug Treatments

Credit: Governor’s Office/Tim Larsen Gov. Chris Christie Gov. Chris Christie has not abandoned his controversial quest to secure hundreds of millions of dollars from Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, New Jersey’s largest health insurer, to fund drug addiction programs and other healthcare needs. And negotiations with Democratic lawmakers – who have failed to embrace his […]