Tag: resettlement

VIDEO: Save Jersey’s Rooney wades into Syrian refugee controversy

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog As the debate over resettlement of Syrian refugees continues to roil America and New Jersey’s political leadership begins to weigh in, Save Jerseyans, Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney was a guest on Tuesday evening’s edition of Chasing News Read More

An unspoken truth: Obama’s behavior doomed the Syrian refugees

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Almost exactly one year ago today, Save Jerseyans, when President Barack Obama usurped Congress’s constitutional authority to set U.S. immigration policy in a manner unprecedented in American history, New Jersey’s Leonard Lance warned us Read More

N.J. Congressman calls for suspension of Obama’s Syrian refugee program

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Ahead of a classified brief with Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and FBI Director James Comey on the Paris terrorist attacks, Rep. Leonard Lance (R, NJ-07) issued a statement on Tuesday afternoon announcing his Read More

Christie: 98% of Resettlement Cash is Out

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There are plenty of big problems out there in Sandy-affected areas, Save Jerseyans, including the Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM) rule preventing homeowners from receiving funds for repairs affected before acceptance into the program. Scores of Read More