Tag: scott garrett

Corporations and Democrats Join Forces to Block Garrett to Run Ex-Im Bank

The business community of South Carolina is pressuring Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott to oppose President Donald Trump’s nomination of a critic of the Export-Import Bank to run the institution. Thus far, the most vocal critics of the Read More

Rating Bergen County’s 2016 (Political Edition)

Bergen County Republican of the Year:    Paul DiGaetano Bergenites could debate this one back and forth until New Year’s 2018, but, at the end of the day, when you win the Chairmanship of the party in a rout and put Read More

2016’s Trashiest Political Ad? Democrat House Candidate Hires Granny to Drop F-Bombs in Front of Child

October is no stranger to over-the-top political advertising, Save Jerseyans. What’s new this year? Democrat Josh Gottheimer, the Clintonista attempting to take-down Republican Rep. Scott Garrett in NJ-05, dropped the following profanity-laced advertisement this week all while the tagline ‘Jersey Values’ appears at Read More

Christie’s presidential finance chair just endorsed N.J. Democrat for Congress

TRENTON — The former national finance chair of Gov. Chris Christie’s presidential campaign, Meg Whitman, is breaking with her party and endorsing Democrat Josh Gottheimer to represent northern New Jersey in Congress, according to the Wall Street Journal. Gottheimer, a Read More

Local fire chiefs step up to defend Garrett from Zadroga Act smears

They’re hoping something will stick, eventually, if they keep throwing stuff at the wall, Save Jerseyans. It’s not exactly a strong sign of campaign exuding confidence, is it? Nevertheless, after revisiting the SCOTUS-settled gay marriage debate didn’t work, the NJ-05 Read More

AUDIO: Rooney breaks down NJ-5 Garrett vs. Gottheimer race for WNYC

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog NEW YORK, N.Y. — Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney recently talked to WNYC Radio about this year’s NJ-5 race between incumbent Scott Garrett and challenger Josh Gottheimer. It’s airing during drive-time, AM Read More

Eustace politicizes a tragedy (again) to swipe at Garrett

Politics is omnipresent this time of year, Save Jerseyans, but September 11th is supposed to be the one day that base partisanship takes a backseat. Asm. Tim Eustace (D-38) either doesn’t give a damn or can’t control himself. Neither scenario is flattering Read More