A Rising Stock Market in 2012 Could Reelect Obama - and Christie I am a diligent student of economics, but not an expert. Currently, I am reading a growing number of predictions for a rising American stock market in 2012: however, I am in no position to pass judgement as to their likelihood.
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In 2012, Barack Obama will replace Joe Biden with Kay Hagan as his running mate Prediction: In early 2012, President Barack Obama will announce that if he is reelected, he will appoint Vice President Joe Biden to succeed Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State.Read More >
Unless Christie’s Pension Reforms are Enacted in 2011, New Jersey Faces Pension Fund Bankruptcy in 2018 In 2010, Governor Chris Christie confronted New Jersey’s crisis of affordability by successfully enacting a strengthened property tax cap and a budget with no tax increases. The Christie initiatives were necessary to begin reducing the tax burden on middle class New Jerseyans, a burden contributing to increasing personal bankruptcy in the Garden State.
By Extending Bush Tax Cuts, Obama Enhances His Reelection Prospects I have been a vigorous critic of President Barack Obama’s economic, health care, and foreign policies, and I anticipate that I will continue to be. In agreeing with Republican Congressional leadership, however, to extend the Bush income tax cuts to 2011 and 2012, the President appears to have pulled off a political masterstroke.Read More >
Can the Republicans Win Control of the U.S. Senate in 2010 ? U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) serves as chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee. When asked in July, 2010 if the Republicans could win control of the U.S. Senate in 2010, he responded in the negative, stating “I think it’s going to be a two-cycle process.”Read More >
Read More > Hillary versus Barack in 2012? Stop laughing. I’m not predicting this, but it is within the realm of possibility.
Hillary versus Barack in 2012? Stop laughing. I’m not predicting this, but it is within the realm of possibility.
President Obama will discuss tax breaks for small businesses on his trip to New Jersey tomorrow.
According to a report in The Star Ledger, Obama will head to a local Edison sub shop to talk about loans and tax incentives for small businesses that are working their way through Congress.
While both of the state's Democratic Senators reportedly plan to attend, it's unclear if Republican Chris Christie will be on hand. A spokesman told PolitickerNJ that Christie "will attend if he is invited. That has not yet been confirmed."Read More >
Opposition to Value Added Tax, Not ObamaCare, is Best N.J. GOP Congressional Election Issue The conventional wisdom of national Republican strategists is that ObamaCare, the health care reform package passed by the Democratic Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama, is the key issue for Republican victory in the races for the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives this November. I disagree.Read More >
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On Tuesday, January 19, 2010, Chris Christie will be inaugurated as New Jersey’s Governor. That evening, it is highly likely that Scott Brown will be elected as U.S. Senator from Massachusetts. While these two events are coincidental in timing, they are not unrelated.Read More >
A polling memo prepared by a company with ties to Gov. Chris Christie shows public support for red light cameras.Read More >
Belmar mayor's race: a wave of post-Sandy project politics stirs up seaside Monmouth borough BELMAR - When Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty rolled out his re-election campaign in February, he did so still basking in the glow of what many residents of the 6,000-person Monmouth County seaside borough saw...
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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