Tag: special

Special Session Eve Bail Reform Presser

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie’s bail reform special legislative session begins Thursday at noon, Save Jerseyans, so he’s holding a press conference Wednesday, also at 12:00 p.m., to establish his expectations. I’m sure it’ll Read More

Traveling Christie Files Direct Appointments

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog None of Friday’s appointments require the advice and consent of the Senate; Kim Guadagno remains acting governor through Saturday until the Governor returns to New Jersey on Sunday from a western state RGA swing (and a Read More

Another Ballot Petition Snafu

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Garry Cobb is the latest high-profile 2014 candidate to run into ballot petition problems, Save Jerseyans. It’s a little complicated so follow along carefully: Cobb needed to file two sets of petitions this time around Read More

Shiloh Borough Mayor Passes

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We are sad to report that Shiloh Borough’s Republican Mayor Harold Davis passed away on Friday, February 20th, Save Jerseyans, at age 65.  Mayor Davis reportedly suffered from a condition known as thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension which Read More

Analyzing Booker’s Bergen Victory

High-Income Whites Put Booker Over the Top By Rick Shaftan | The Save Jersey Blog It’s not often that a Republican wins Wallington, South Hackensack, Lyndhurst, Ridgefield and Rochelle Park and loses Oradell, Old Tappan, Norwood, Woodcliff Lake and Northvale Read More

Apples and Oranges

What can we learn from the Booker-Lonegan contest? By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com For those who try to read political tea leaves, the only lesson to be taken from the results of the Special Election this week is that apples and oranges make Read More

Christie/Booker Essex Photo Op

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Gov. Chris Christie (R-Mendham) and Sen.-Elect Cory Booker (D-Twitter) met today in Essex County for a supermarket groundbreaking that quickly turned into a #njsen victory celebration for New Jersey’s most popular politicians. Take a deep Read More

#NJSen Election Open Thread

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The big day has arrived, Save Jerseyans. Will Steve Lonegan pull of an epic upset and give Harry Reid a headache? Or will Cory Booker tweet his way into an undeserved promotion filling out the Read More