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

Trenton mayor's race: Worthy campaign funds surge according to filed ELEC report

Trenton mayoral candidate Walker M. Worthy, Jr. raised more than $75,000 during the most recent fundraising period, boosting his total campaign contributions to date to close to $110,000, according to a written statement issued by his campaign. 

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Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: April 15, 2014

East Side Neighborhood Association hosts packed Paterson Mayor's Forum PATERSON – On the eastern end of Market Street stands a restaurant amid the clinging remnants of industry and a city’s trampled history, where inside under chandeliers in front of a crowd of 100 people, seven candidates for mayor made...


Ryan's Budget Plan

BY ALBIO SIRES This week, Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI), released yet again another budget with misplaced priorities that will slow our economic recovery and destroy American jobs.  Rather than address the priorities of the... Read More >


(4-16-14) New Jersey Vote By Mail Law - The voter turnout for New Jersey’s November gubernatorial election was the lowest since the days of prohibition, coming... more »
When it comes to profiling Christie, facts are for wussies (4/10/14) - As the national media stories on our Guv pile up, expect more blunders about the Garden State.... more »
This week I begin a series called Dispatches from Somewhere Else. Based on my on-going experiences as an everyman in New Jersey politics, these Dispatches review the hollowness of... more »
Watching Governor Chris Christie's shocking BridgeGate implosion, it's easy to forget the time when he truly seemed unstoppable.  Blessed with incredible political gifts and a Jersey bluster to match,... more »

Quote of the Day

Quote of the day

"A break-in occurred early this morning at the offices owned by Carl Sharif and two others at 660 Stuyvesant Ave. in Irvington, New Jersey. Several items are reported missing, including two laptop computers owned by Carl Sharif. There is also reported damage in the building. The Irvington police were called and a report was filed." - Jeffries campaign spokeswoman Lupe Todd



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