Congressman Proposes Wall Street Sales Tax

By: Friday July 12, 2013 12:35 pm

Congressman Rush Holt, one of many candidates vying for the New Jersey Democratic Party’s nomination for U.S. Senate, has put out a campaign ad endorsing the financial speculation tax.

 

Chris Christie’s Boondoggle

By: Monday July 8, 2013 9:25 am

When New Jersey Governor Chris Christie received the endorsement of the Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) many in the media and national political circles just took it as further evidence of Christie’s bi-partisan appeal. A politician so popular even unions would endorse him. However they were missing the story. LIUNA’s endorsement was actually due to one of New Jersey’s biggest boondoogles, the now named Revel Casino-Hotel in Atlantic City which has cost the taxpayers millions.

New Jersey Marriage Equality Advocates Are Heading Back to Court

By: Monday July 1, 2013 7:15 pm

Advocates for same-sex marriage in New Jersey are heading back to court on Wednesday in an effort to invalidate New Jersey’s discriminatory heterosexuals-only marriage law.

New Jersey doesn’t allow same-sex couples to marry, but rather shunts them into civil unions.

New Jersey Marriage Equality Advocates Are Heading Back to Court

By: Monday July 1, 2013 9:25 am

Advocates for same-sex marriage in New Jersey are heading back to court on Wednesday in an effort to invalidate New Jersey’s discriminatory heterosexuals-only marriage law.

States With Civil Unions Are Depriving Gay Couples of Federal Marriage Benefits

By: Thursday June 27, 2013 4:00 pm

With section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) invalidated, civil unions, once a cup half full, are now a cup half empty.

On Wednesday the U. S. Supreme Court ruled as unconstitutional the section of DOMA that defined marriage as a relationship between a man and a woman for federal legal purposes. This means that married same-sex couples may now access the more than 1,100 federal benefits and protections that DOMA previously denied them.

Christie and Booker Both Hold Commanding Leads

By: Monday June 17, 2013 6:30 pm

Two of the significant elections taking place this year are the New Jersey gubernatorial race and the New Jersey special Senate election. Neither looks like it will be very competitive.

NJ: Christie and Booker Both Hold Commanding Leads

By: Monday June 10, 2013 8:30 am

Two of the significant elections taking place this year are the New Jersey gubernatorial race and the New Jersey special Senate election. Neither looks like it will be very competitive.

Geraldo Rivera Will Not Splatter His Man Juice on Jersey

By: Friday June 7, 2013 6:00 pm

Much to the dismay of bloggers, late night comedians, and LOTR fanboys, battered knight errant and Fox orc Geraldo Rivera is keeping his sword sheathed and will not fight for the honor of the faire and delicate hande of New Jerseye.

NJ Sen: Gov. Christie Calls for Quick Special Election

By: Tuesday June 4, 2013 4:22 pm

Governor Chris Christie (R) decided to move as fast as possible to let the people of New Jersey choose a replacement for Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D) who recently passed away. During a press conference Tuesday afternoon Christie announced that the special election would take place on October 16th, with the primary to be held on August 13th.

The FBI’s Political Decision to Put Assata Shakur on Its List of ‘Most Wanted Terrorists’

By: Saturday May 4, 2013 10:40 am

The FBI has added former Black Panther and former member of the Black Liberation Army, Assata Shakur, to its “most wanted terrorist” list. The decision is political and clearly aimed at the Cuban government, which granted political asylum to her after she escaped from prison in 1979. It also is an escalation of the government’s demonization of her for continuing to openly espouse radical political views, while in exile outside of the United States.

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