Secure choice is good for workers, good for business
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Right now, the NJ Legislature is working on the NJ Secure Choice Savings Program Act, which would help the more than 1.7 million working New Jerseyans who don’t have access to a retire...
Financial planners should invest based on clients' best interests, not their own
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Millions of Americans save for retirement using a 401(k), but how do they know if they are making the best investment decisions. We may not all be Warren Buffet, but we all want someon...
Stack weighs in on fare hike
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my opposition to NJ Transit’s proposed 9 percent fare increases and potential service adjustments. As a Mayor and Senator in Hudson County, I am well aware of t...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Thank you kind man
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week I had a nice conversation with a gentleman in the Hoboken Path Station about how my sister, who just passed away, used to send money to St. Jude’s charity hospital for children. I told hi...
Fatal fire in Bayonne and the need for updated fire sprinkler laws
Aug 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the early morning hours of Saturday, July 11, a devastating four-alarm fire tore through a multi-family home on East 21st Street in Bayonne, claiming the lives of an elderly and dis...
Heroin overdoses surge according to CDC and Rx abuse to blame
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Heroin overdoses are on the rise across the country, and New Jersey is not immune. According to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heroin use ha...
No hope
Jul 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Ron Lowe (Letters, June 28) wants to convince us that we'll be better off electing a Democrat, rather than a Republican, for president in 2016. Really? Well, according to Ralph Nader a...
A time of choice for Americans
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Bill Clinton said it: "It's the economy, stupid." Hillary Clinton is going to say it: 'It's the economy, stupid.' President Obama and Democrats have spent six years repairing a devasta...
Toward a more caring, peaceful, less violent society
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the wake of yet another horrific mass killing in America, I say enough is enough. Our first order of business should be a national dialogue, of small gatherings and large, to brains...