The United States, France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad for a suspected chemical attack against civilians and to deter him from doing it again, President Donald Trump announced Friday. Explosions lit up the skies over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as Trump announced the airstrikes from the White House.… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 14th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Syria | Tags: Bashar Assad, chemical weapons, news, President Donald Trump, Syria, war | No Comments »
While most of Washington and the media was focused on why you see the ads you see on facebook yesterday, Congressman Chris Smith and his colleagues on the House Subcommittee on Global Human Rights were focused on reuniting kidnapped children with their American parents.
Smith, as chairman of the committee, called on the Trump administration to step up where the Obama administration failed by imposing sanctions on countries that are not enforcing court orders, including from their own courts, for families suffering from international parental child abduction. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 12th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Chris Smith, Congress, Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: Bindu Philips and Devon Davenport International Child Abduction Return Act of 2017 (H.R. 3512), Congress, Congressman Chris Smith, Goldman Act, House Subcommittee on Global Human Rights, India, International Child Abduction, James Cook, Japan, Monmouth County News, Patricia Apy, President Donald Trump, Suzanne Lawrence, The Sean and David Goldman Act, Trump Administration | No Comments »
By Stuart J. Moskovitz, Esq.
Even if you don’t like Trump….
I’ve posted this in Monmouth County News because similar actions have happened not just in Washington, but right out of Red Bank and concerns everyone in this County who believes that a free society should remain so.
We are a divided country. We are a polarized country. That polarization is posing one of the most serious internal dangers to our nation and our notions of democracy.
Like every other attorney, I have told my clients that whatever they tell me is absolutely privileged under the doctrine of attorney-client privilege. That doctrine exists in every state. It exists in the federal system. It is close to sacrosanct. There are extremely few exceptions and they require overcoming the highest burdens imaginable to breach. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 10th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Opinion, U.S. Constitution | Tags: Attorney-Client Privilege, Bill of Rights, FBI, Michael Cohen, Monmouth County News, Opinion, President Donald Trump, Stuart J. Moskovitz, The U.S. Constitution | 3 Comments »
President Donald J. Trump today announced the nomination of Paul B. Matey of Roseland, NJ to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
A 2001 graduate of Seton Hall Law School, Matey was former Governor Chris Christie’s Deputy Chief Counsel and served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney during Christie’s tenure as the chief federal prosecutor in New Jersey. He is currently the Sr. Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of University Hospital in Newark.
Prior to entering Seton Hall Law, Matey worked in marketing for the comic-book division of Marvel Entertainment, according to his LinkedIn profile. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 10th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey | Tags: Chris Christie, New Jersey, Paul B Matey, Paul Matey, President Donald Trump, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Trump Administration, U.S. Third Circuit Court | No Comments »
President Trump announced Tuesday that he is banning “bump stock” accessories for semi-automatic firearms in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Florida. Mr. Trump said he signed a directive ordering Attorney General Jeff Sessions to craft regulations banning “bump stocks” and other devices that turn semi-automatic firearms into automatic weapons. He said the new… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: February 20th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Guns, News | Tags: bump stock, bump stock ban, Florida shooting, Parkland, Parkland shooting, President Donald Trump | 1 Comment »
Congressman Chris Smith read the FISA memo on Wednesday morning before traveling from Washington for an interview with MMM.
Smith told us that there appears to be no evidence of collusion between President Trump and Russia and that he has real concerns about partisanship at the highest levels of the FBI.Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2018 Elections, Chris Smith, Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: Congressman Chris Smith, FBI, FISA memo, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, No evidence, President Donald Trump, Russia Collusion | 10 Comments »
President Donald J. Trump released the Fake News Awards winners last night with a tweet that links to GOP.com
The list documents 11 major false reports by mainstream news sources including The New York Times, ABC News, CNN, The Washington Post, and TIME since the President was elected on November 8, 2016.
2017 was a year of unrelenting bias, unfair news coverage, and even downright fake news. Studies have shown that over 90% of the media’s coverage of President Trump is negative.
Posted: January 18th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Donald Trump | Tags: FAKE NEWS Awards, MAGA, President Donald Trump | 3 Comments »
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump spoke to incoming Gov. Phil Murphy on Sunday, two days before the Democrat will be sworn in to succeed Chris Christie. Though Murphy has been critical of Trump, the two men agreed to try to work together and both expressed a desire to improve the nation’s public works, White House spokeswoman… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: January 15th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, New Jersey | Tags: Gov-elect Phil Murphy, New Jersey, Phil Murphy, President Donald Trump | Comments Off on Trump talked to Murphy on Sunday. Here’s what they discussed
In case you missed it from mainstream media sources, President Donald J. Trump called on the country to combat slavery and human trafficking last week with his declaration that January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Donald Trump, Human Trafficking, News, Sex Crimes | Tags: Blue Campaign, Child Sex Trafficking, DHS Blue Campaign, Human Trafficking, National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, President Donald Trump, Slavery, United States of America | 1 Comment »
Defying historical trends and mainstream media polling, the Republican Party will expand its majority in the both U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives. Congressman Frank Pallone will not become a Committee Chairman.
President Donald Trump’s personal approval ratings will hover between 35-45%. His job approval rating will exceed 50% nationally and in NJ as the economy continues to grow and as threats from ISIS and North Korea are neutralized. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 31st, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2018 Elections, Donald Trump, John Curley, Monmouth County, New Jersey | Tags: 2018 elections, Bob Mendendez, Congressman Frank LoBiondo, Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen, Freeholder John Curley, Gerry Scharfenberger, House of Representatives, Josh Gottheimer, Mikie Sherrill, Phil Murphy, President Donald Trump, Steve Lonegan, Sue Kiley, U.S. Senate | Comments Off on Political Predictions for 2018