Tomorrow begins the hard core campaign season in New Jersey

Tomorrow begins the hard core campaign season in New Jersey. People oftentimes ask me, particularly in this current climate, why did I agree to run for office? I am an accomplished businesswoman, attorney, wife and mom. I have survived a bout of melanoma and a recent brain aneurysm. I have worked at the local truck […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi : Our country and our children deserve better from all of us

I have always loved our country for the opportunities it provides. I am the child of parents who did not come from wealth but came from blue collar workers, a first generation American roofer on my dad’s side and a sea captain on my mom’s. From an early age I was pushed to succeed, to […]

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

Refunds for late NJ Transit trains? NJ lawmaker says yes

By Joe Cutter August 16, 2017 11:20 PM

A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Rob Clifton, R-Monmouth, would force NJ Transit to offer a free replacement ticket to a rail rider if their train is more than an hour late.

Clifton points out that a similar idea was offered for awhile by SEPTA in Pennsylvania before it was […]

By |August 17th, 2017|commuters|2 Comments

Assemblywomen Takes Issue with NJEA endorsements

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi took issues with NJEA endorsements yesterday and took to Facebook to make her displeasure known .

Schepisi said,”I find it fascinating that the NJEA, an organization funded primarily by female members, did not endorse one female incumbent Republican in the entire legislature. For my friends and constituents […]

By |August 9th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Republican donor from Virginia Beach sues GOP, accusing the party of fraud over failed Obamacare repeal

Let us Know when the Class Action gets Started !

By Bill Bartel and Scott Daugherty
The Virginian-Pilot
Aug 4, 2017 Updated 15 min ago

A retired attorney in Virginia Beach is so incensed that Republicans couldn’t repeal the Affordable Care Act he’s suing to get political donations back, accusing the GOP of fraud and racketeering.

Bob Heghmann, 70, filed […]

By |August 5th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

Reader Says My hat goes off to Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi but she seems to be lonely in this fight Against Over Development

My hat goes off to her but she seems to be lonely in this fight. I don’t see any uproar from anybody else on the Republican side at least. Democ-rats agenda will continue the path of destruction in the name of socialism. Socialism tries to narrow the gap by destroying the rich so they can […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Republican Leader Jon Bramnick plans to urge an emergency vote blocking court-imposed high-density housing

July 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood  blog

Ridgewood NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi shared Assemblyman Jon Bramnick’s post. In a satement on Facebook Schepisi said , “We keep fighting the good fight. Thank you Leader Jon Bramnick for understanding the urgency of providing immediate legislative solutions to the threat of over development in our communities.”

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Bergen County|11 Comments

Assemblymen Robert Auth’s Bill Prohibits MVC from imposing duplicate license fee if duplicate is requested to reflect change in organ donor status


July 14,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Old Tappan NJ, time to update your donor status on your drivers license. The demand for organ transplantation has rapidly increased all over the world during the past decade due to the increased incidence of vital organ failure, the rising success and greater improvement in posttransplant […]

By |July 14th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

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


June 26,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

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

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

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