Newark civic leaders irate at being left out of schools superintendent search
What happened to the transparent and community-based search process that Newark was promised to find its new school chief?
Christie’s efforts to lure jobs here failed, he blew $400 million on Race to the Top, we’ve spent $1million on a GOP law firm to try to evade a $271million dollar bill from the feds for Christie’s abrupt canceling of ARC Tunnel. So, what’s LG Kim Guadagno obsessing over?
The tiny, non-controversial State Council on the Arts – the orchestra people, summer concerts, pretty pictures – who only cost us a penny for ever $18 in the budget.
Birth mothers tell their stories to fight for NJ adoption bill.
Bill to aid domestic violence victims advances.
“Right-wing social engineering”
Even Newt Gingrich thinks the Paul Ryan Medicare voucher system – that Jon Runyan voted for – went way too far.
Tough-talking Christie dodges key issues
Is Christie governing, or just dancing carefully to avoid pissing off either the national right-wing GOP that loves him or moderate voters here? Sometimes we just get the bluster.
Additional Assorted Christie
Not all of Seton Hall will welcome Christie today.
Christie to Talk Global Climate Change with Scientists – will it change policy decisions? (Maybe he should read this).
NJ Supreme Court lacking available justices to rule on school financing
School finance decision may be clouded by fewer justices hearing it, and lingering questions of why some justices recused themselves and why one – Helen Hoens, whose husband works for Christie – did not. (Bob Braun)
Local Say for Charters Continues to Dog Proposed Measures
As charters expand into suburbs, local districts want to approve any new schools.
Newark Peace Education Summit’s over & Dalai Lama’s left the building
Results and ideas from the summit.
Commuters feel pinch as Christie tightens.
Camden parking agency’s largesse questioned.
Sharing a ride catches on in Central Jersey.
NJ: 4th most-expensive state to live in.
Fixing federal debt will cost you. (Herb Jackson)
Homeless in Hunterdon County.
NJ awards $millions in tax breaks to North Jersey companies.
Closing Vineland Developmental Center would affect the community beyond job loss and displaced residents.