Tag: roll call

Green New Deal fails in Senate without a single ‘yea’ vote; Booker and Menendez vote ‘present’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s far-left ‘Green New Deal’ failed a U.S. Senate cloture vote on Tuesday evening without a single “yea” vote. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez of New Jersey both voted “present” as did all but three Democrats Read More

MacArthur, Lance offer competing assessments of Obamacare’s House repeal

The amended AHCA passed the House on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, and only Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-11) and Tom MacArthur (R-3), the latter whom was instrumental in amending the controversial Obamacare repeal measure, were the only two New Jersey House members to vote Read More

Swing District N.J. Assembly Dems Get Another (!) Pass On Gas Tax

Just like the last time around, Save Jerseyans, a gaggle of Republicans voted to support a gas tax hike, helping the measure pass the lower chamber 44-27 earlier Friday. And just like last time, the chamber’s most vulnerable swing state Democrats voted Read More

LoBiondo casts sole N.J. GOP “No” vote on House Budget

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If there’s ever a sole dissent vote on the GOP side of the aisle from New Jersey, Save Jerseyans, it’s usually Scott Garrett.  Not on Wednesday. Do you recognize a name from Read More

GOP House Delegation united in vote to overturn Obama’s unilateral amnesty, split over so-called “Dreamers”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “We need to reform our nation’s broken immigration system, but we can’t start that discussion when President Obama is overstepping his Constitutional authority and unilaterally creating new policy.” That’s how newly-minted Congressman Read More

REPORT: Dem Super PAC Pulls Back in NJ-03

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Charlie Cook’s prognostication team may’ve been on to something when they claimed the Democrat Party campaign establishment was in “retreat” mode after dumping millions into NJ-03 this cycle, Save Jerseyans. Check this nugget Read More