Tag: matt rooney

ROONEY: Uber and Lyft strikers are missing the point

TRENTON, N.J. – An underwhelming “strike” by Uber and Lyft drivers demanding higher wages fizzled in cities across the nation this week. Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney returned to Chasing News this Wednesday to weigh in on the controversy and its economic Read More

ROONEY: Cubs ‘circle game’ flap is latest example of cultural insanity infiltrating sports

TRENTON, N.J. – The circle game hoax is back in the news this week, Save Jerseyans, now that the Chicago Cubs have investigated (and banned) a fan for life after the man in question made the gesture on-air. This story Read More

LISTEN: Rooney discusses Murphy, Christie, Booker, Trump and more on InsiderNJ’s podcast

HOBOKEN, N.J. – Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined Fernando Uribe on InsiderNJ‘s Politically Direct podcast this past Thursday to discuss Phil Murphy, the state of the NJGOP, Chris Christie’s legacy, Donald Trump, Election 2020, immigration and a number of Read More

THURSDAY NIGHT: Matt Rooney joins InsiderNJ’s ‘Politically Direct’ Podcast

TRENTON, N.J. – Looking for an extra injection of top-notch New Jersey political commentary for your Thursday evening? You’re in luck, Save Jerseyans. Check out InsiderNJ’s weekly podcast this evening: _ Details: Save Jersey Editor-In-Chief Matt Rooney will join Professor Fernando Read More

Rooney opines on the Biden controversy: “We’ve made the rules political”

TRENTON, N.J. – Former Vice President Joe Biden’s long history of very-public creepy touching – coupled with new allegations of inappropriate behavior – are endangering the would-be Democrat frontrunner’s entry into his party’s 2020 presidential primary. Save Jersey Founder and Read More

ROONEY: Democrats may tap Biden because they won’t beat Trump “with the current crop of candidates”

TRENTON, N.J. – Early polling shows a man who has yet to formally enter the 2020 race – former  Vice President Joe Biden – is nevertheless the crowded Democrat primary field’s front runner.  Does he help the Dems’ chances? And Read More

ROONEY: Newark’s universal basic income plan will be expensive, disincentivize work

TRENTON, N.J. – Mayor Ras Baraka of Newark wants to implement a “universal basic income” experiment in the Brick City, one which would be de facto paid for by the suburbs due to his city’s extremely high percentage of state Read More

ROONEY: Government overreach fuels anti-vaxxer conspiracy theories

TRENTON, N.J. — A New York Assemblywoman wants to let minors decide to get vaccinated even if their parents don’t agree, citing a pandemic of misinformation online and social media specifically. Will New Jersey be far behind? Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Read More