Tag: veterans day

Remember: Memorial Day and Veterans Day are different holidays

By Matt Rooney _ This is a public service announcement, Save Jerseyans, because notwithstanding the increasing politicization of our American culture, there hasn’t appeared to be a correlating increase in civic wisdom and historical knowledge (thanks, public schools): You’re commemorating Read More

On Veterans Day, we honor those who emphasize “duty” over “privilege” | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Privilege is my generation’s operating principle, Save Jerseyans. It goes something like this: Younger suburban Americans were born relatively wealthy (compared to the rest of the world, and even some Americans), and they’re mostly white, and Read More

MacArthur touts veteran jobs help – including a big Obamacare fix – on NJ 101.5

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s Veterans Day, Save Jerseyans, so our friend Tom MacArthur (R, NJ-03) and NJ 101.5’s Bill Spadea got together on the radio this morning to talk about some of what the freshman Read More

Our Military Veterans Deserve Much Better from the Job Market (VIDEO)

Imagine going overseas to sacrifice for your country… …only to return home afterwards — sometimes with severe mental or physical conditions — without any job prospects? Despite having accrued very valuable/marketable skils? They deserve better, Save Jerseyans. Here’s an interesting Read More