Tag: miss america

ROONEY: Miss America’s departure proves tax dollar giveaways can’t save A.C.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Miss America Pageant pocketed $12 million over three years courtesy of New Jersey taxpayers. Now the pageant which was born in Atlantic City is leaving (again), this time for Connecticut. Save Jersey‘s Matt Rooney was Read More

Balles Campaign Starting Early

200 Supporters Gather for Weekend Balles Event in Heart of LD2 By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Who cares if the November election is still over 8 months away? Approximately 200 Frank Balles supporters came out to Chickie’s and Pete’s in Read More

Miss America Returns to AC

Long-Missing Miss America Pageant Will Come Back to Atlantic City After Seven Year Absence By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Miss America Pageant was concocted decades ago by the Businessmen’s League of Atlantic City as a way to keep tourists at the Read More