Assembly clears Bucco bill helping disabled people retain retired service dogs as pets

ASSEMBLY CLEARS BUCCO BILL HELPING DISABLED PEOPLE RETAIN RETIRED SERVICE DOGS AS PETS

June 26,2017
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Ridgewood NJ, A disabled person who has relied on the loyalty of a service dog will not have to choose between a place to live and their beloved canine companion under legislation by Assemblyman Anthony Bucco that […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

House Approves Financial CHOICE Act In Major Step to Repealing Dodd-Frank

June 9,2017

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Washington DC, The House on Thursday passed the Financial CHOICE Act, legislation to overhaul and replace the failed Dodd-Frank Act that has contributed to the worst economic recovery of the last 70 years.“Every promise of Dodd-Frank has been broken,” said Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), as he […]

By |June 9th, 2017|business and finance|0 Comments

NJ Transit Should Cut Fares This Summer, Senate Candidate Says

By Alyana Alfaro • 05/03/17 5:12pm

Kelly Langschultz, a Republican candidate for the state Senate in Bergen County, is calling on NJ Transit to slash its fares during the coming season of repairs and service outages at New York Penn Station.

“NJ Transit needs to reduce the cost of their ticket prices and start accommodating riders for […]

By |May 5th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

Singh Sues ELEC in an Effort to Gain Entry to Debate Participation

By Insider NJ | April 26, 2017, 10:31 am

Republican gubernatorial candidate Hirsh Singh today said he filed a formal request with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) to allow him to participate in the 2017 Republican primary gubernatorial interactive debates.

Singh argued that although he has not accepted public funds for his campaign he […]

By |April 29th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Meet Hirsh Singh who is running as a Republican Candidate for Governor of New Jersey

April 19,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Hirsh Singh who is running as a Republican Candidate for Governor of New Jersey 2017. Mr. Singh seems to be filled with common sense ideas ,well educated ,blessed with a likable personality , and good looks .

We sense he may be a bit naive as to the grittiness […]

By |April 19th, 2017|NJ Governors races|0 Comments

Outsider GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Joseph Rudy Rullo Opts Out of Bergen GOP screening and convention

March 16,2017

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Hackensack NJ, GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Joseph Rudy Rullo has decided not to participate in the Bergen screening and convention . ”

“Fighting Joe Rullo” told the Ridgewood blog on Wednesday,”I’m not going to participate in the Bergen screening and convention. I want to send a message to Bergen County voters […]

By |March 16th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Joe Piscopo Could Be New Jersey GOP’s Best Hope to Succeed Chris Christie

The incumbent could not be much less popular, and so New Jersey Republicans could go way outside the lines for an “outsider.”

It would be an understatement, and not at all a comment on the New Jersey governor’s girth, to say that Chris Christie casts a large shadow over this year’s election to select his successor. […]

By |March 6th, 2017|Trenton|2 Comments

Gubernatorial candidate Joseph R. Rullo offers Fixes to New Jersey’s Pension Crisis

STATE OF NJ EMPLOYEE PENSION & BENEFITS
February 25,2017

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Ridgewood Nj, Jersey Born and Bred Gubernatorial candidate Joseph R. Rullo has put together a few ideas to solve the state’s massive pension crisis. Most of the ideas are relatively painless for employees and taxpayers and unlike other grand schemes easily doable .
Rullo starts […]

By |February 25th, 2017|Bergen County|14 Comments

THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS CONGRESS

February 15, 2017

Let’s compare what President Trump has accomplished since the inauguration (with that enormous crowd!) with what congressional Republicans have done.

In the past three weeks, Trump has: staffed the White House, sent a dozen Cabinet nominees to the Senate, browbeat Boeing into cutting its price on a government contract, harangued American CEOs into keeping […]

By |February 16th, 2017|2017|11 Comments

Joe Piscopo a surprising 2nd among GOP hopefuls for N.J. governor in latest poll

By Claude Brodesser-Akner | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
on February 09, 2017 at 9:28 AM, updated February 09, 2017 at 1:56 PM

TRENTON — A new poll that has the potential to shake up this year’s race for New Jersey governor shows still-undeclared Joe Piscopo is just six points behind Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno among Republican […]

By |February 10th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments