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

Christie takes state helicopter to campaign in Connecticut

Gov. Chris Christie took the "upper level" -- helicoptering over the George Washington Bridge -- to beat rush hour traffic from his home state to a recent GOP fundraiser with Connecticut gubernatorial contender Tom Foley, according to a Hearst Media report.

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Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: July 24th

  Of friends, enemies, transactions and transportation: the evolving political relationship of Bob Menendez and Steve Fulop The image yesterday in Washington D.C. of powerful U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) walking the hallways with Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop sent a signal of Menendez’s willingness to get behind...

Op-Ed

NJ Legislature must get behind statewide standard of responsible contracting

By Michael Capelli As a 30 year union carpenter, I learned first-hand how important it was to have the right tools for the job. Now as the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the 30,000 men and women of the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters I... Read More >

Contributors

 The following letter was sent today to Republican state legislators, county chairs, state committee members, and New Hampshire... more »
(7-23-14) Rabner Opinion Keeps “Christie for President” Alive - Gov. Chris Christie’s fight to prevent same-sex marriage in New Jersey ended with Chief Justice Stuart Rabner.... 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

"Gov. Chris Christie says he won’t campaign for the Republican gubernatorial candidate in New York because the cause is hopeless: Gov. Andrew Cuomo is ahead by more than 30 points. But he will campaign in New Hampshire, over and over, where the Republican is also trailing by more than 30 points. What’s the reason? It may be that New Hampshire holds the nation’s first presidential primary. It may be that he doesn’t want to mess with Cuomo, who knows where the skeletons are buried at the Port Authority. But one thing is certain: Gov. Straight Talk is spinning again. And it seems to be habit-forming." - columnist Tom Moran

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