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“Israelis don’t want peace more than the Palestinians, Palestinians don’t want peace more than the Israelis, but I do know one thing: Hamas is a terrorist organization.” - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-9), Paterson.

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“I would love to go back there and retire there and live there in an independent country that is my birth right. I worked hard in this country, I made friends, but I have been detached. I have no family in this country. It is a great draw for me to go back eventually.” - Trenton Councilwoman Marge Caldwell-Wilson, on the Sept. 18th referendum vote on Scottish independence.

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"One speaker referenced my earlier description of the event as a “unity rally.” The whole thing felt designed to make area Democrats feel good about being in one room, after nearly a decade of divisions and political animosity. Besides defining the county leadership, the past few elections metaphorically amputated rotting limbs from a putrid political body that seemed to stumble rather than walk with any swagger." - Political Insider columnist Agustin Torres

- The Jersey Journal

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"But things get touchy between LaBarbiera and LoCicero when it comes to taxes, the bete noire of politics in the statewide election bellwether, Bergen County."

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"I think he was an army general, what was he?" - state Sen. Nick Sacco (D-32)

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“It’s not the first time, it’s not the last time, that a nominee with an issue is going to come up. But you can’t just say, therefore no one else goes forth. That nominee has nothing to do with these nominees, and the governor made a substitution for him anyway.” - state Sen. Ronald L. Rice (D-28)

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"Christie appointed a Latino to the Rutgers board of governors, installed a Cuban-American justice to the state Supreme Court and signed a law that will let children of illegal immigrants pay lower in-state tuition rates at New Jersey colleges. And small, symbolic gestures — like swearing in Latino elected officials — conveyed a sense that Christie was not just a run-of-the-mill Republican, but a homegrown Jerseyan, who understood the needs and aspirations of this burgeoning and complex Latino community." - columnist Charles Stile

- The Bergen Record

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“I’m thinking about it.” - Gov. Chris Christie

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“You have no clue what’s going on in Penn Station right now, do you?” - @Drift22, testily tweeting to Gov. Chris Christie

- The Bergen Record

Wake-Up Call

Morning Digest: August 27th

One night in Clifton: Pascrell town hall crystallizes New Jersey's side of Arab-Jewish divide CLIFTON – It was the typical crowd with black yarmulkes and leopard-patterned hijab sprinkled among uncovered bald heads – Ukrainian, Turkish, Polish – Spanish Flamenco-style hair pulled back and framed by loop earrings and at...

Op-Ed

White House’s Tuition Challenge Being Met in NJ

By MICHAEL W. KLEIN In his weekly radio address on August 16, President Obama challenged colleges “to do their part to bring down costs” and lighten the tuition burden on students.  The state colleges and universities in New Jersey have... Read More >

Contributors

(8-27-14) All Americans Should Support Gov. Perry - Political prosecutions have no place in American life. Those who use the justice system as they are using it in Texas... more »
(Asbury Park, NJ) -- There's a word for someone who says one thing and does another: hypocrite.  There's no shortage of 'em in Trenton -- from ... more »
    My Richard Nixon Ambivalence   Today is the fortieth anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s resignation address to the nation on August 8, 1974. At that time, I was ambivalent about... more »
 The following letter was sent today to Republican state legislators, county chairs, state committee members, and New Hampshire... more »

Quote of the Day

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“Israelis don’t want peace more than the Palestinians, Palestinians don’t want peace more than the Israelis, but I do know one thing: Hamas is a terrorist organization.” - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-9), Paterson.

- PolitickerNJ

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