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Republicans in Bogota, North Arlington take their new seats

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog With provisional ballots counted and no recounts in sight, Save Jerseyans, the Bergen County election season has officially drawn to a close. Members who were elected to unexpired terms are beginning to Read More

10 Must-Watch Bergen Races on Tuesday night

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog ______ #1 – Freeholder Race The main attraction county-wide is yet another annual Freeholder Board control battle. The race for two three-year terms is growing increasingly competitive with former Freeholder John Mitchell looking Read More

Mitchell shares his priorities, engages underserved residents in Bergen race

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog In what seems to be a yearly event, Save Jerseyans, control of the Freeholder Board of the most populous county will be at stake once again in 2015. Democrats currently control the board Read More

2015 Republicans starting to run against the gas tax

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As Trenton Democrats and some Republicans, too, continue to weigh increasing the state gas tax to shore up the transportation trust fund, down-ballot Republicans are beginning to do what we’ve been advocating Read More

Bergen GOP facing convention battles for Assembly, Freeholder slots

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog While the words “unity” and “strength” were on everyone’s lips Atlantic City on Monday, Save Jerseyans, including those of Bergen County GOP Chair Bob Yudin, his organization appears headed for another round of potentially contentious Read More

Mitchell Ready for Fresh Bergen Freeholder Bid

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog While the speculation existed for the last few weeks, Save Jersey can now confirm that former Freeholder John Mitchell will be a candidate for freeholder in 2015.  Meeting up with Mitchell at Read More

Looking ahead to Bergen 2015

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog One thing that may have been forgotten in the beat down the Bergen County Republicans suffered on Tuesday is that despite the crushing loss, Save Jerseyans, the party will actually have the Read More

Yudin Blames Donovan for Mitchell’s Loss

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve got a better chance of seeing peace in the Middle East before an end to the Bergen GOP’s seemingly endless and destructive civil war, Save Jerseyans. The latest skirmish: he stopped short of endorsing Read More