Right-wingers preventing progress
Sep 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: President Franklin Roosevelt asked for emergency powers and enacted a great many changes by setting up welfare and public works programs while expanding the federal government’s regula...
Corzine must think we’re fools
Sep 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a polling junkie. Jon Corzine’s poll numbers were at an all time low when he tried to push through a budget that eliminated property tax rebates even as he raised DMV and liquor t...
National Rifle Association and guns
Aug 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Senator John Thune, republican from South Dakota, has offered an amendment to the authorization for the Pentagon’s budget, a proposal to allow individuals to carry lawfully concealed f...
Support single-payer health care
Aug 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The scaremongers have begun to dominate the debate over health care reform. They warn that President Obama’s plan would lead to “death panels.” That’s utter nonsense promulgated by tho...
Thank you for your service
Aug 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to pay tribute to the former Mayor and Memorial Day committee founding member James Hannon who recently passed away. I came to know Jim through the many political campaign...
Support single-payer health care
Aug 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The scaremongers have begun to dominate the debate over health care reform. They warn that President Obama’s plan would lead to “death panels.” That’s utter nonsense promulgated by tho...
‘Help not wanted’
Aug 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The June 20th article “Help not wanted,” acknowledged the high unemployment rate for teens, but failed to mention the negative long-term problems these skyrocketing unemployment rates ...
A teachable moment in ethics for Hudson County, and America
Aug 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The political scandals rocking Hudson County ought to make us pause, on a deeper level, to reflect on the systemic corruption that plagues the entire American political system. To run ...
Plan for Alzheimer’s memory walk at LSP
Aug 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor, Every 70 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer’s disease. As many as 5.3 million people have the disease, and it’s the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Alzheimer’s di...
Less money out of your pocket
Aug 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As health care continues to be one of the most talked about issues today, I hope that consumers are not being misled by some of the myths that have been circulating. First of all, none...