Menendez brings on the big guns
Sep 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
If you didn’t think retaining U.S. Senator Robert Menendez’s seat was important to the Democratic National Committee, think again. It appears that Hillary Clinton is coming to Jersey City in mid-Oc...
Democrats bring in the heavy hitters
Sep 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Labor Day usually marks the beginning of the November election season. This year is no exception, since Democrats are hoping to benefit from a resurgence at the polls that will allow them to take c...
Who is the fairest one of all?
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
“Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest one of all?” This classic line from the Disney film “Snow White” became relevant to Hoboken politics recently, after Mayor Ravi Bhalla allegedly poste...
In Tune with June
by June Sturz
Sep 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Oh Yes, I remember a small boy whose mother was sitting in the front row at the Joyce Theater in New York City. He was tap dancer, actor, and choreographer Savion Glover, now all grown up and still...
Saving Senator Menendez
Sep 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In what might make a good movie script, Democrats in Hudson County are going to have to stop being their own worst enemies if they hope to salvage the 2018 senatorial campaign for incumbent Robert ...
Hard choices on ICE detainees
Aug 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Even as the Hudson County Board of Freeholders heard public remarks from activist groups seeking to force the county to cancel its $10 million, 10-year contract with Immigration and Customs Enforce...
Political reality TV in New Jersey
Aug 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Two weeks after they blasted President Donald Trump for his attacks on the press, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker have called for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to revoke the...
The man from Guttenberg
Aug 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Three candidates are running for the House of Representatives in District 8 in November to unseat incumbent Democrat Albio Sires . Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop is not one of them, despite more th...
New Jersey is not a progressive state
Aug 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite the fact that Gov. Phil Murphy has said he will not seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2020, he is on a roll, living up to his campaign promise to introduce an aggressive progr...
Putting together their progressive credentials
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Politics in Hudson County has turned into a sideshow of who can boast the most progressive credentials. This is particularly true in Jersey City and Hoboken, where politicians are looking ahead to ...