Tag: handlin

POLL: Who’s the strongest GOP option to succeed Handlin in LD13?

By The Staff _ Former Middletown Township deputy mayor and Monmouth County Freeholder Amy Handlin won’t seek reelection to her LD13 Assembly seat in 2019, a position she’s held since 2005. Gerry Scharfenberger and Sue Kiley are running for freeholder Read More

Handlin, running for Senate, pitches bill to police TTF spending

She opposed the gas tax increase. Now that it passed, Assemblywoman Amy Handlin (R-13) wants to control costs for the Transportation Trust Fund (TTF). Handlin is the sponsor of a new three bill package with a three prong approached to accomplishing Read More

Fair Haven Councilman is first to announce for Assembly in LD 13

photo via twitter Fair Haven Councilman Bob Marchese announced today that he is seeking the Republican nomination for State Assembly in the 13th Legislative District. In a press release, Marchese said he is seeking the seat currently held by Assemblyman Read More

POLL: Who should succeed Joe Kyrillos in LD13?

On Wednesday, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney discussed some of the likely candidates to succeed Joe Kyrillos as State Senate GOP nominee in the 13th Legislative District primary next June. Democrats are already exploring their options. Which Republican on the following list Read More

Possible Kyrillos successors in LD13

Joe Kyrillos is on his way out, Save Jerseyans. In politics, that means we’re already embroiled in a “the king is dead; long live the king” dynamic. Following Tuesday’s announcement that he won’t seek reelection next year, Monmouth County GOP circles were Read More

Republican Assembly Members Should Vote Against Gas Tax Hike

By Art Gallagher This column is for my Republican friends in the Assembly, especially those from Monmouth County. Dave Rible, Rob Clifton, Sean Kean, Monmouth Republican Assembly Members who voted for gas tax in June, and Declan O’Scanlon who didn’t Read More

Notable N.J. absences from the Christie endorsement list

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie unveiled an extensive endorsement list of NJ GOP legislative and political personalities on Tuesday afternoon after his presidential campaign launch speech, Save Jerseyans, no small feat in the face Read More

Greenwald gets microaggressive with Handlin: “You can call me tomorrow”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What happens when Democrat spring a surprise, massive borrowing resolution on the legislature in the 11th hour of budget season to appease pension-pissed public sector union bosses? And a Republican Assemblywoman tries Read More

Bridgegate GOP Issues Minority Statement

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve heard from the Legislative Majority on Bridgegate, Save Jerseyans, but its 136-page “investigatory” report compiled by Democrat Chicago attorneys after an $8+ million taxpayer-financed witch hunt didn’t tell us anything we didn’t already Read More