Tag: Syria

Trump First Big Foreign Policy Move a Departure from Stump Speeches

In what will almost certainly be the defining foreign policy decision of President Donald Trump’s first 100 days seems to be a significant shift from his non-interventionist rhetoric on the campaign trail in facing down Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad. “I Read More

MacArthur Offers Full-Throated Endorsement of Trump’s Syrian Strikes

President Trump’s decision to intervene in the Middle East’s ugliest civil war in generations and strike a Syrian target drew praise from South Jersey’s Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) on Friday morning. “I fully support this decisive action against the Assad Read More

Meet the Syrian-Born N.J. Mayor Who’s 100% Against Sanctuary Cities

Syrian-born Prospect Park Mayor Mohamed Khairullah and his fellow New Jersey Democrat mayors have gotten all the media attention as of late for their sanctuary city declarations, Save Jerseyans, and that’s a damn shame. There’s another side to the story. A very different Read More

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Russian Ambassador assassinated in Turkey

In a shocking act reminiscent of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov was assassinated in front of press cameras on Monday in Turkey at an art exhibit. The gunman screamed “We die in Aleppo, you die here” as he Read More

Here’s one big reason why we should be glad Donald Trump chose Rex Tillerson for secretary of state

Some Republicans and Democrats are worried that Donald Trump’s choice for secretary of state, ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, is too cozy with Russia and Vladimir Putin. There are valid concerns about this relationship. They should be explored in-depth during the Read More

Could President Trump ban Muslims? Probably. But the silence of reason is deafening.

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In Korematsu v. United States, Save Jerseyans, the U.S. Supreme Court infamously upheld Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1942 executive order interning 110,000 Japanese American citizen. Years later, Justice Antonin Scalia agreed with the dissent Read More

Super PAC takes Clinton to task for Syrian missteps

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog The GOP primary is far from finished, Save Jerseyans, but at least one Republican-affiliated Super PAC is training its sights on the likely Democrat nominee. Future 45, a super PAC funded by Read More