Chris Christie reaches out to Hillary Clinton on the CNN stage. (Credit: Twitter) Gov. Chris Christie, who just won high praise for his blunt presidential debate attack on Sen. Marco Rubio, caused a bit of a social media swirl with a photograph that captured him stepping toward Democrat Hillary Clinton, arms stretched wide, poised to give… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 9th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: 2016 Presidential Politics, Chris Christie, Hillary Clinton | Tags: 2016 Presidential elections, Chris Christie, Christie hugging Clinton, Christie hugging Hillary, Christie hugging Hillary Clinton | 1 Comment »
TRENTON — A bill to restore hundreds of millions of dollars paid by utilities to local governments for property tax relief advanced through a state committee on Monday. The legislation, ( A302), would restore $331 million in cuts to energy tax receipts and Consolidated Municipal Property Tax Relief Aid over five years. But there’s a catch:… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 9th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Jay Webber, New Jersey, News | Tags: Assemblyman Jay Webber, Jay Webber, New Jersey, NJ Assembly, NJ Property Taxes | 2 Comments »
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday signed legislation named for a Hamilton girl that’s designed to alert foreign governments when registered sex offenders travel abroad. The International Megan’s Law to Prevent Child Exploitation and Other Sexual Crimes Through Advanced Notification of Traveling Sex Offenders was sponsored by U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) and cleared by… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 9th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Human Trafficking, Monmouth County News, News | Tags: International Megan's Law, Megan Kanka, Megan's Law, Monmouth County News, President Barack Obama | 1 Comment »
NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP — A person identified only as a male was shot and critically wounded Monday night, police said. The shooting occurred in the 1300 block of 7th Ave.around 8 p.m. The victim was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center with a single gunshot wound. An hour later and several blocks away, shell casings from… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 9th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: Monmouth County News, Neptune shooting, Neptune Township shooting | No Comments »
WASHINGTON — Frank J. Pallone, father of U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. and Long Branch council member John Pallone, died Sunday at the Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch. He was 92. The elder Pallone was a longtime Democratic committeeman in Monmouth County and active in the Long Branch Democratic Party. He also served on the… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 8th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Frank Pallone, Monmouth County News | Tags: Frank J. Pallone, Monmouth County News | 2 Comments »
Selika Josiah Gore of Marlboro, NJ has been appointed the Director of Field Programs at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
FMCSA is the federal agency that regulates heavy duty vehicles. Its mission is to reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.
Gore for the last five years was the Deputy Administrator of Operations at the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission where she was responsible for customer service at all 39 MVC branch offices, the vehicle inspection and emissions program, business and motor vehicle dealer licensing, state bus inspections, capital planning. At MVC she oversaw a staff of 1800 and managed an annual budget of $330 million.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News, Motor Vehicle Commission | Tags: Acting Governor Kim Guadagno, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Marlboro, Marlboro GOP, Monmouth County News, NJ MVC, Selika Josiah Gore | 2 Comments »
By Stuart Moskovitz
It is amusing to see Christie and his supporters act like Donald Trump in claiming victory out of a resounding defeat. True, Christie landed tough punches against Rubio. it is arguable he may have hurt him with those punches. We will see Tuesday. Frankly, if Rubio still finishes second or third, Christie’s punches will be yesterday’s sushi.
The fundamental truth about the Republican primary is that there is only going to be one nominee coming out of this to face the Democrat. Proving you are almost as good at being Donald Trump as Donald Trump is not going to get you nominated.admin | Filed under: 2016 Presidential Politics | Tags: 2016 Presidential politics, Chris Christie, Donald Trump, Marco Rubio, New Hamsphire Primary, Stuart Moskovitz | 1 Comment »
DRESDEN, Germany (AFP) – A march by Germany’s anti-Islamic organization Pegida drew thousands to the eastern city of Dresden on Saturday with rallies in support of the movement also held in a string of other European cities. In Prague, around 5,000 people turned out for a Pegida-inspired march organized by two far-right groups, while in Amsterdam… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 7th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: News | Tags: anti-Islam rallies, Czech Republic, Germany, Syrian refugees | 3 Comments »
Will last night ABC’s Republican Presidential debate prove to be Florida Sen. Marco Rubio’s downfall? Rubio came out of the Iowa caucuses in a strong third place, with analysts proclaming him as the likely candidate around which “the establishment” and anti-Trump GOPers would coalesce. But at the debate he had a target on his back -… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 7th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: 2016 Presidential Politics | Tags: 2016 Presidential elections | 1 Comment »