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In Morris, outside primary spending proved decisive

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s just the beginning, Save Jerseyans. In Parsippany on Tuesday night, Councilman Paul Carifi, Jr. got through with, unofficially, the most votes (1,529), but his running mates, Aida Visakay and John Beehler, were unable to overcome Read More

A race that could change everything? Mailers, Big Labor invade Morris in final hours

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m going to put together a more comprehensive “races to watch” list for you before next Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, but the civil war in Morris County is almost certain to top the Read More

Not-so-civil war heats up as GOP Chair, Buccos publicly take sides in Freeholder battle

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In an interview with Save Jersey back around the time that the PAC angle came to light, in this year’s open Morris County Republican primaries, Chairman John Sette told me that he “nearly Read More

Morris Sheriff backs Cesaro slate as Democrat/labor cash continues to pour into the county

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Eight-term Morris Sheriff Edward Rochford is taking sides in this spring’s brutal freeholder primary, Save Jerseyans. “In my 23 years in county government, I have never witnessed a more dysfunctional Freeholder board Read More

Bach backs Smith in Morris GOP Freeholder fight

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We have another endorsement in the bare-knuckle brawl that is this year’s open Morris County GOP freeholder primary, Save Jerseyans. “Deborah Smith has demonstrated a deep and longstanding commitment to the Second Amendment,” said Read More

Pope Francis Shakes Up NJ, Too

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Pope Francis is in the news for his decidedly different approach to social issues than his predecessors, Save Jerseyans, but the recently-minted Supreme Pontiff’s penchant for rocking the boat isn’t limited to public policy debates Read More