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Notes from this year’s New Jersey conservative leadership breakfast in A.C.

By Matt Rooney _ Conservatives haven’t had much of a voice in Trenton for awhile, Save Jerseyans, but this year’s 3rd Annual Leadership Breakfast (hosted by our dear friend Atlantic City Councilman Jesse Kurtz) reflected the new optimism infecting NJGOP Read More

VIDEO: Spadea, Piscopo and Rooney dish on New Jersey’s Election ’17

Where does the New Jersey governor’s race stand after this week’s lieutenant governor running mate reveals? On Wednesday night, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney sat down with NJ 101.5’s Bill Spadea, “Jersey” Joe Piscopo and the Fox29/My9 Chasing News Team to break it all down: –

VIDEO: Spadea, Rooney rip Dover government’s 50-to-60% pay raises

It was a Democrat president who said “ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country,” Save Jerseyans. Of course, that was a very long time ago. Today’s Democrat Party is exemplified by the leadership of Dover, Read More

Spadea, Rooney opine on Chris Christie, #HorizonHeist, and N.J. turning into… Venezuela?

The Horizon heist hangs in the balance, Save Jerseyans, as legislators debate a state budget (and Chris Christie’s much-panned opioid funding scheme) ahead of a Friday deadline. On Wednesday, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney spoke with Bill Spadea and the Fox29/My9 Chasing News Team to help break down Read More

LD40 VIDEO: Robertson Rails Against Passaic County Ballot in Wayne as Assembly Opponent Looks On

I had the pleasure of visiting Wayne, New Jersey on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans, a key Passaic County battleground in this spring’s bare-knuckle GOP brawl for control of LD40’s legislative seats. The North Jersey Regional Tea Party (good folks – check’em Read More

Assemblyman Rooney Fails to Secure Bergen Endorsement

Losing your home county is never an easy thing. There are primaries all over the place this year, Save Jerseyans, but to date, Assemblyman Kevin Rooney (R-40) is the first incumbent to lose party support heading into the June ballot. On Read More

Bubba Bursts Into Fast-Forming LD40 Primary

Here’s another entry for this year’s increasingly busy N.J. GOP primary calendar, Save Jerseyans…. Save Jersey has learned that Jo Bubba Jr. of Wayne, son of retired State Senator Joe Bubba, has formally entered the LD40 Assembly race. “I am blessed Read More

UPDATE: Rooney prevails in three-way LD40 Assembly fight to succeed Rumana

UPDATE Wyckoff Mayor Kevin Rooney is LD40’s new Assembly-elect. He initially survived a three-on-one smackdown from all three LD40 GOP county chairmen on Tuesday night and finished first on ballot #1 in the committee contest to replace former Assemblyman Scott Rumana who Read More