Menendez is a survivor
Feb 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you’re a Republican or a Democrat, you’re deluded if you think you can beat U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez in November. Some opponents believe Menendez has been weakened by the corruption case b...
What is a Republican?
Feb 11, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Freeholders this month renewed its contract for DNA services when there’s a question about paternity as it relates to welfare recipients. But considering current events, ...
Back to the old rhetoric in Hoboken
Feb 04, 2018 | 14 14 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s divided post-election atmosphere nearly rivals the national political scene. Supporters of Mayor Ravi Bhalla have returned to the Hoboken cold war rhetoric of “us” vs. “them.” These die-h...
Making of the president: 2020
Jan 28, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Years from now, when someone writes a book about the 2020 presidential election, they may well have to start here in New Jersey with the election of Gov. Phil Murphy and the aftermath of his Trento...
Murphy gets sworn in as governor
Jan 21, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Will Rogers once said, “I don’t belong to an organized party, I’m a Democrat.” New Jersey Democrats appeared to live up to this irony in the waning days of GOP Gov. Christopher Christie , as downst...
Battle for the heart and soul of the HCDO
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
The swearing in of a Union City police lieutenant as a county undersheriff has set off a firestorm of speculation about whether State Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack will emerge as the most p...
Political coup in council presidency
Jan 07, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people wondered why Councilman Rolando Lavarro met with newly-elected Ward E Councilman James Solomon in the Central Avenue office of Ward D Councilman Michael Yun just after Christmas. After ...
Santa’s grab bag for 2018
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Not everybody is going to get what they want for Christmas this year. In fact, many of the gifts that might have been bestowed on political people were settled with the recent elections, and others...
Christie’s questionable legacy
Dec 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Governor-elect Phil Murphy must be wondering if he did something wrong, because the man he will replace when sworn in on Jan. 16 approves of his selection of a new attorney general. Murphy nominate...
Got to get a message to you
Dec 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
If there is one thing evident from the Dec. 5 Jersey City runoff election, it’s that people in Ward E are clearly unhappy with Mayor Steven Fulop , their former councilman. In what many consider a ...