Mount Construction may go, but politics linger (Burlington County Times)
Construction firm to leave site in Medford (Courier-Post)
Kersey and Bernard Demand AnswersRead More >
“Rather than vehemently attacking every individual or organization that supports us, Republicans Bruce Garganio and Mary Ann O'Brien can help County government by calling on their own party to clean up their act,” said Bernard. “Did they lose Freeholder-Director Donnelly’s phone number? They can walk across the street from their campaign office to the County building, where many of their high-priced GOP cronies also work, and join us in calling for a reduction to political patronage salaries.Read More >
"If the Burlington GOP wants to cut taxes, honor the $25 million dollar spending cuts that Donnelly promised, enact pay-to-play and ethics reform so their 'Paulsen's 20' friends don't pocket $30 million in taxpayer dollars or institute real ethics reform at the Bridge Commission so their cronies don't steal $2.7 million out of the taxpayers wallets then they can do it. They could have done it last year or the year before that or the year before that or the year before that....."Read More >
With another campaign upon them, the Burlco GOP has resorted to their increasingly predictable tactic of lying to the voters about what they intend to do and lying to the voters about what their opponents will do.
Garganio and O’Brien Nothing but Incumbent GOP Rubber StampsRead More >
Burlington County Republicans will run Florence Township Councilman Bruce Garganio and Medford Councilwoman Mary Ann O'Brien for Freeholder as the GOP seeks to retain their 3-2 majority in November. Two longtime Republican incumbents, Bill Haines and Jim Wujcik, are not seeking re-election. Republicans lost two Freeholder seats and the County Clerk office in 2008.Read More >
A polling memo prepared by a company with ties to Gov. Chris Christie shows public support for red light cameras.Read More >
Campaign season now under way in Bergen County Politics is practiced year-round in Bergen County, and street-level campaigning has been going on quietly all summer. But both Republicans and Democrats say the Rutherford Street Fair on Labor Day signals a more intense phase of electioneering. (Ensslin/The Bergen Record) http://www.northjersey.com/news/campaign-season-now-under-way-in-bergen-county-1.1079080 ...
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 >
"Christie’s method for coping with scandal has been more complicated. In January, the seemingly-local issue of lane closings on the George Washington Bridge, which created a massive traffic jam in the Hudson River town of Fort Lee, became one of national interest when it was revealed that one of Christie’s closest staffers had ordered them—for what looked like political retribution against a Democratic mayor. The scandal was quickly dubbed 'Bridgegate,' and unfortunately for Christie, it played into his reputation as a bully. Christie's response was to act unlike himself: humble." - Olivia Nuzzi- The Daily Beast
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