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Save Rutgers: How I Would Change the Rut-Row Bill, Part I

Last week we saw the introduction of the first merger proposal in writing since the initial plan hit a brick wall made up of angry, protesting students. While the backlash on the bill has not been nearly as loud as Read More

Rutgers-Rowan “Compromise” Still Likely a Raw Deal for Camden Campus

Just weeks before the July 1st deadline demanded by Governor Chris Christie, The Star-Ledger is reporting a tentative Rutgers-Camden/Rowan merger deal crafted state power brokers meeting behind closed doors. The general parameters: Under the plan, negotiated behind the scenes by a Read More

Norcross Borrows Obamacare Argument to Defend Rut-Row Merger

It’d be funny if the subject matter weren’t so serious, Save Jerseyans. Mastering history is the key to understanding the present, and ever since Angelo Errichetti was indicted in 1981 for ABSCAM, suburban Camden County Democrat leaders (Florio, Norcross, etc.) have largely Read More

Save Jersey’s Week in Review (4/23/12 – 4/29/12)

For Monday, April 23rd through Sunday, April 29th 2012 *** EVER-EXPANDING SAVE JERSEY WELCOMES NEW CONTRIBUTORS *** Michael Mulraney and Jordan Rickards join our Save Jersey blogging family… RICKARDS #1: Raising Arizona RICKARDS #2: The “Buffett Rule” and the Hidden Attack Read More

Attention Rutgers Alumni: Your Chance to Tell Don Norcross How You Feel About the Rut-Row Merger!

“Don” as in Donald, Save Jerseyans. Not his famous brother who actually wears the pants and pulls the strings. But I digress. State Senator Donald Norcross (D-Camden), who represents New Jersey’s 5th Legislative District which includes Camden City, is slated Read More

NJ Power Politics: the ARC Tunnel, the Rut-Row Merger, and the Need for Substantive Scrutiny

Much is still being made of the Christie v. Lautenberg / North Jersey Democrats v. Norcross feud that has monopolized the imaginations of New Jersey political pundits in recent weeks. Rightly so (at least to some extent), Save Jerseyans. New Jersey government used Read More

Save Jersey’s “Week in Review” (3/26/12 – 4/1/12)

For Monday, March 26th through Sunday, April 1st 2012 *** SUPREME COURT SCRUTINIZES OBAMACARE *** ROONEY: Liberals Angry at Verrilli… for Choking in His Defense of the Indefensible? #ICYMI: “A Poorer Man Than Dick Cheney Would’ve Died if ObamaCare had Read More