Tag: races

Booker wants to remove Confederate statues. Will his ambition doom the Dems?

Polling data is dropping fast and furious, Save Jerseyans, and surprise surprise, strong majorities of Americans do not support ripping down Confederate monuments. 62% according to a PBS/NPR/Marist survey; 86% of those polled simultaneously condemned white supremacy. But good old Read More

Rooney’s N.J. Election 2016 Race Ratings

New Jersey doesn’t have a sexy statewide gubernatorial or senate race for the media to cover in 2016, Save Jerseyans. That doesn’t mean there aren’t a number of interesting federal and down-ballot contests worth watching when New Jersey voters head Read More

THE LIST: 6 Races to Watch in New Jersey’s June 7th 2016 Primary

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Most of the Jersey-centric action will play out next year, Save Jerseyans, when Garden State voters will pass judgment on their legislature AND select a successor to Chris Christie. This June? Fear Read More

Do off-year elections help N.J. Democrats (and their union overlords)?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog That’s the thesis of a new piece from the FiveThirtyEight blog, Save Jerseyans, in which writer Eitan Hersh takes a close look at states with non-November and/or off-year elections (our state being Read More

THE LIST: Rooney’s Election 2015 New Jersey races to watch

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Happy Election Day, Save Jerseyans! Bored of presidential coverage? Fear not, fellow political junkies: there are tons of races to watch on this bright and unseasonably warm first Tuesday in November notwithstanding Read More