Tag: status

BRIDGEGATE: Attorneys for Kelly, Baroni press clients’ cases in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, P.A. — Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni received 18 months and 2 years, respectively, for their roles in the infamous Bridgegate scandal that crippled then-Governor Chris Christie’s presidential aspirations. On Tuesday, the pair returned to federal court (this time Read More

Sen. Menendez asks Supreme Court to hear his arguments in his corruption case

WASHINGTON — Sen. Bob Menendez took his fight against federal corruption charges to the Supreme Court this week, petitioning it to hear his arguments that key evidence and charges should be dismissed. Menendez, D-N.J., has long argued that prosecutors overstepped Read More

REPORT: Redistricting amendment dead (for now)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog SCR-188, the Democrat leadership’s outrageous one-party rule constitutional amendment, is allegedly where it belongs (in a grave) after a large-scale media, academic, and bipartisan uproar, Save Jerseyans: The spokesman says the N.J. Read More

Menendez corruption trial postponed until… next fall?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Possibly, Save Jerseyans.  During a Thursday hearing, U.S. District Judge William Walls told the assembled parties and attorneys that an anticipated 3rd Circuit appeal of his forthcoming ruling on motions filed by Read More

The Two-Minute Anti-Mag Ban Argument

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We can (and have) given you a thousand constitutional, fact-based, logical arguments AGAINST the 10-round magazine legislation currently burning a hole on Governor Chris Christie’s desk, Save Jerseyans, and he milks every last second of his remaining Read More

Christie Signs 5 Bills, Vetoes 2

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog From Governor Chris Christie’s desk today in Trenton… BILLS SIGNED: S-1456/A-2390 (Sweeney, Vitale, Beach/Vainieri Huttle, Burzichelli, Singleton, Coughlin) – Prohibits discrimination against potential organ transplant recipient on basis of mental or physical disability S-1899/A-2750 (Bateman, Read More

Bag the Plastic Bag Tax

The NJ Plastic Bag Tax Proposal: a Totally Unnecessary (and Potentially Dangerous?) New Burden on Families and Small Businesses By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In case you haven’t heard of it, the Carryout Bag Reduction and Recycling Act (S812) may be Read More