Tag: mcguire

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakewood will be first to get Air Force refueling jets

The United States Air Force has selected Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JBMDL) to be the first military installation to to sequence its new KC-46A refueling jets, according to an announcement by Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-4) The KC-46A is the first phase Read More

House Armed Services Committee Chair comes to town for MacArthur

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Chairman Mac Thornberry of the House Armed Services Committee is coming South Jersey this Friday, Save Jerseyans, and while the official reason for the visit is a tour of the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, it’s Read More

MacArthur assumes Vice Chairmanship of armed services subcommittee

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog He’s off to a strong start, Save Jerseyans.  Earning early accolades for setting a furious, district-centric work pace, including leading the effort to save the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst that’s fate is somewhat tied Read More

Obama Visit Comes at Perilous Time for Christie

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog What’s tougher for this South Jersey native than seeing Chris Christie in the Dallas Cowboys box with Jerry Jones on Sunday night, Save Jerseyans? Watching him tour McGuire Air Force Base with a man who Read More

Christie Watch: Obama Arrival Details

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Hosanna in the highest, Save Jerseyans! President Barack Obama is visiting the Jersey Shore on Tuesday; you already knew this, but the Christie Administration is releasing a few more details this evening. Governor Chris Christie Read More