Tag: firefighter

Schepisi expresses “sheer disappointment” with Christie as he leaves office

Chris Christie signed a slew of bills on Monday, his final full day in office, but one of the many bills he failed to sign (called a “pocket veto”) drew the ire of a veterans Republican legislator. “Today, I feel Read More

Will Arbitration Cap for Cops, Firefighters Be Extended in Lame Duck?

For the past six years, salary raises for local police officers and firefighters have, in some instances, been kept to 2 percent, for the most part, due to a state law that is set to expire December 31. With New Read More

O’SCANLON: Failing to extend the N.J. arbitration cap will cost police, firefighter jobs

If we’re going to be honest, as effective policy makers it’s incumbent upon us to do the hard work, master the facts and policy nuances before us, and present cogent proposals to the public and the legislature. This list of Read More

UPDATE: Union boss resigns after Westampton Democrat mailer fiasco

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A five-alarm disaster for Democrats? Less than twenty-four hours after we ran a story detailing mailbox hijinks in Westampton (Burlington County) this October, Save Jerseyans, a local union leader is resigning his post, apparently after member discontent exploded over Read More

DCCC Forced to Pull 2nd TV Spot in NJ-03

By Staff | The Save Jersey Blog UPDATE: Republican congressional candidate Tom MacArthur may feel a little vindicated this evening after attorneys for Comcast attorneys informed his campaign that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is pulling its wildly-slanderous “Fire” commercial from South Jersey Read More

Firefighters Push Back Against DCCC ‘Fire’ TV Ad

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve got a battle on our hands in NJ-03, Save Jerseyans. The two most recent public polls, flawed or not, suggest a close contest. We just found out that Hilldawg is scheduled Read More

OOPS: MacArthur Left Company Before DCCC Says He Denied Claims

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We made this point back during the primary season when similar allegations were hurled at Tom MacArthur, Save Jerseyans, but it bears repeating given what you’re seeing plastered all over television markets Read More