Tag: national guard

Murphy picks another fight with Trump, this time over transgender National Guard membership

TRENTON – President Trump’s decision to go through with implementing transgender military regulations is giving Governor Phil Murphy a new opportunity to flout his social justice warrior street cred. On Friday, the governor announced that New Jersey will follow the example Read More

Christie tours National Guard at annual military review (PHOTOS)

SEA GIRT — As 500 New Jersey National Guard members prepare to leave for Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria, Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday performed the annual National Guard military review. Christie greeted members of the National Read More

More N.J. National Guardsmen deploy for Irma, this time to South Carolina

New Jersey continues to do what it can for the southern states ravaged by monster hurricanes heading into Irma’s “landfall” weekend. Late Friday afternoon, Governor Chris Christie authorized the deployment of two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, a UH-72 helicopter and Army Read More

Christie deploys N.J. National Guard resources to Irma-targeted Florida

One week after deploying New Jersey National Guard equipment and personnel to assist Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Governor Chris Christie announced on Wednesday afternoon that he is affording similar support to Florida ahead of Hurricane Irma’s anticipated Read More

Christie deploys N.J. National Guard personnel to Texas

With flooding conditions in Texas continuing to deteriorate, Governor Chris Christie approved an “Emergency Management Assistance Compact” request for National Guard resources as part of the national response to historic Hurricane Harvey. Units will be deployed from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst to Read More

Governor Posts Nominations, Appointments

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Remember: nominations require the State Senate’s advice and consent; appointments are direct and typically take effect immediately… NOMINATIONS BRIGADIER GENERAL IN THE NEW JERSEY AIR NATIONAL GUARD Brigadier General Nominate for appointment Colonel Ronald B. Read More

National Guard Mustered; Hurricane Sandy Closures, Service Interruptions Begin Throughout New Jersey

Here’s the latest Hurricane Sandy the “Frankenstorm” news, Save Jerseyans, from the Governor’s office and the Office of Emergency Management. FYI- Save Jersey is merely conveying news to you as we hear/read it from official sources; all residents should primarly rely on www.ready.gov for Read More