Drawing a contrast between himself and his opponents, Toms River Councilman Carmine Inteso, Jr., promises that serving as mayor will be his only job if he's elected. Inteso is a Republican running as an Independent against Democrat Richard Strada and Republican Thomas Kelaher.Read More >
Assemblyman Michael Panter beat him once - but not by much in their last mano-a-mano in the 12th District. Now Republican Declan O'Scanlon's back, and challenging Panter's record as a reformer, which the Little Silver councilman says is substantially over-rated.Read More >
Assemblyman Reed Gusciora, who is leading a grass roots campaign in New Jersey to draft Al Gore for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination, says that the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to the former Vice President is "one more demanding reason" why Gore should run for President.Read More >
At a pep talk at a Barack Obama canvassing event in Jersey City today, U.S. Rep. Steve Rothman, Obama’s northeast regional co-chair, had a friendlier audience than at last month’s Democratic State Convention.
At the convention, when Rothman took the podium to stump for Obama (and some would say knock Sen. Hillary Clinton), he drew scattered applause and some boos from an audience that had just hours before heard Clinton give a rousing speech. Obama didn’t attend. This time, his audience was made up of about 60 Obama volunteers, who met in Van Vorst Park before going door to door to hear pep talks from two of Obama’s most prominent New Jersey supporters: Rothman and Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy.
Today’s event in Jersey City had a counterpart in Camden County, where State Senator and Congressional candidate John Adler, an early Obama backer, was called in to rally the supporters.Read More >
President Barack Obama will return to New Jersey next week to tour the Jersey Shore with Gov. Chris Christie.Read More >
Christie cuts Jersey Shore reopening ribbon on “Today’ Show Gov. Chris Christie is walking the Jersey shore Friday morning along with members of the TODAY show. The governor is appearing on the morning news program ahead of the Memorial Day weekend. The TODAY show appearance is the first of...
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By Tedford J. Taylor No topic is a less likely conversation-starter than our eventual deaths. Still, there is a lot to talk about. When polled, about 90 percent of people presented with end-of-life scenarios prefer the prospect of dying at home with... Read More >
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