Former Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno photo via NJ.gov
In an interview with Bill Spadea on NJ101.5 yesterday, former Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno said legalizing prostitution would be less harmful than legalizing recreational marijuana and that doing so would benefit the women who work in the world’s oldest profession.
“Now that I’m not running for office anymore, if they need revenue that badly, let’s legalize a victimless crime and tax it up the wazoo. What to I mean by that? Let’ legalize prostitution,” Guadagno said.
“It’s better for women cause they’ll get good medical care. We’ll cut off the middleman, if you know what I mean, and it’s between two consenting adults.”
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Posted: November 28th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Kim Guadagno, Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: Kim Guadagno, Legal Marijuana, legal prostitution, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, prostitution, Recreational marijuana | 9 Comments »
A strong majority of New Jersey residents, 68%, favor reforming the state’s law concerning marijuana use, but most, 53%, do not favor making the recreational use and sale of the drug legal, according to an FDU Public Mind Poll released this morning.
27% of the 810 NJ adults surveyed in the poll think NJ’s pot laws should stay as-is. 26% think weed use should be decriminalized. 42% favor full legalization. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: February 1st, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: FDU Public Mind Poll, New Jersey | Tags: FDU Public Mind Poll, Marijuana, New Jersey, Recreational marijuana | 5 Comments »
Monmouth County Freeholder Director Tom Arnone speaks passionately against the legalization of recreational marijuana in New Jersey. (Apologies to County Purchasing Director Helen Fiore)
Freehold- The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders passed a resolution opposing the legalization of recreational marijuana in New Jersey at their regular meeting on Thursday, January 25. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: January 26th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Marijuana, Monmouth County, Monmouth County Board of Freeholders, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Tom Arnone | Tags: Freeholder Director Tom Arnone, Governor Phil Murphy, Marijuana, Monmouth County Board of Freeholders, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Phil Murphy, Recreational marijuana | 20 Comments »
TRENTON — A state lawmaker introduced legislation on Monday that would legalize marijuana in New Jersey, saying he was laying the groundwork to pass a new law almost as soon as Gov. Chris Christie leaves office. Sen. Nicholas Scutari’s bill would make New Jersey one of a small but growing number of states where marijuana is… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: May 16th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey | Tags: Marijuana, New Jersey, Recreational marijuana, Sen Nicholas Scutari | 1 Comment »
TRENTON — Senate President Stephen Sweeney and Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon are among the nine lawmakers who are traveling to Colorado this weekend to witness the impact that legal marijuana has had on the Rocky Mountain state. Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Union) is leading a delegation to meet with legislators, members of Gov. John Hickenlooper’s administration,… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: October 14th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Marijuana, New Jersey | Tags: Colorado, Declan O'Scanlon, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Recreational marijuana | 4 Comments »