Author: rlarossa

Poison Drinking Water in Keansburg, NJ

Why has the current council in Keansburg NJ, ignored the DEP warning about arsenic in the water and left it to their challengers to warn the people about the healh hazarD

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Opposites or Not?

Do opposites really attract or is it that they really just don't want facts to get in the way?

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The Barn Burner in Bergen

The most entertaining Congressional race in decades.

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The New Jersey Tea Party Caucus, NJ Tea Parties United and Smart Girl Politics announce the kick off the premier national kickoff event for School Choice Week, January 22, 2012. Headlining the event will be Bob Bowdon creator of “The Cartel”.

Clearly the most impressive line up of speakers and Panelists to kick of School Choice Week.  From, Derrell Bradford to Dr. William Moloney to Bob Bowdon, creator of "The Cartel."  The event is being coordinated through the auspices of Solutions for New Jersey, Inc, and it president, Senator Richard J. LaRossa, Ph.D.  Solutions for New Jersey is an associate of SPN, State Policy Network which is consortium of Fiscally Conservative Think Tanks, located in all 50 States.  Through SPN, all of the member organizations have an associations with and access to groups such as The Cato Institute, The Heritage Foundation and ALEC, The American Legislative Exchange Council and their writings and research.

 

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So, Who Really Wants to be a VP?

How do the political insiders really view the office of the Vice-President?

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Finally, Someone Got it Right

When will the NJ Supreme Court start thinking as logically as these Appellate Court Judges

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Jersey Shore Comes to Trenton

Can we help the state's budget problem with a steel cage match between Gov. Christie and Steve Sweeney.  Tickets at $1,000/per.

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The Back Room

Names on the LD7 GOP bench

In the event that state Sen. Diane Allen (R-7) doesn't run for re-election in 2017, the party has a short list of possible candidates it could field to try to head off either Assemblyman Herb Conaway (D-7) or Assemblyman Troy Singleton (D-7).

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Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: July 30th

  With looming deadline on bail reform, Christie calls Legislature into special session TRENTON - Gov. Chris Christie is calling the legislature into special session Thursday to address recent bail reform legislation before a looming deadline next week, according to a letter from the governor’s office today. (Brush/PolitickerNJ)...

Op-Ed

The health of New Jersey's women is not Chris Christie's priority

By Linda Stender At his most recent town hall, Gov. Chris Christie accused his predecessors of "monkeying with the math" when it comes to their handling of our state's economy. But as the old saying goes, when the governor points a finger, he... Read More >

Contributors

(7-30-14) Who Is Best Equipped to Decide the Fate of the Common Core? - The latest Christie controversy surrounds his Executive Order to revamp the state’s academic... more »
 The following letter was sent today to Republican state legislators, county chairs, state committee members, and New Hampshire... more »
The Perry-Paul Debate is Healthy for the GOP – and for America  The foreign policy debate in the media between prospective GOP Presidential candidates Texas Governor Rick Perry and... more »
(Washington DC)-- Two recent votes on Capitol Hill suggest an overdue and radical departure from our nation's Draconian and costly War on Drugs.  It's a long-overdue discussion (and not just... more »

Quote of the Day

quote of the day

"Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, a Hudson County Democrat, is balking. He claimed Tuesday that members of his caucus are divided over the measure and that his house is in no real rush – besides, even if enacted this year, the reforms would not take effect until 2017, he said. And with the growing belief that Christie could skip town to run for president, some Democrats are not eager to give him another talking point for his résumé. Christie’s plans to stump for Republican candidates in New Hampshire later Thursday only fuel that suspicion." - columnist Charles Stile

- The Bergen Record

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