News Roundup & Open Thread for Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013
January 10, 2013Uncategorized
After Sandy: Groundbreaking for Belmar’s new boardwalk PHOTO: David Schofield
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Art. Better than billboards.
Flu epidemic in Jersey.
Whoa. What the HELL is going on in this picture, Star-Ledger?
Deal with it.
Chris Christie is on the cover of Time Magazine. And how was your week, Dems?
Call the WAHMBULANCE! Christie doesn’t like his Time cover. BuzzFeed
The “Dr. Kevorkian of the numbers”
Turns out to be right after all. Of course.
Christie doesn’t want to talk about it, skirts questions.
NJ AG to announce gun buyback in Mercer.
Poll: Voters favor Booker over Lautenberg
Booker favorable rating: 66%. Lautenberg favorable rating: 45%. In a direct matchup for the Senate nomination, among self-identified Democrats and Democratic-leaning, 42% would prefer Booker over Lautenberg, compared with 20% who prefer Lautenberg over Booker.
Marion Oravetz 1921-2013.
Poll: Christie more popular with Democrats nationally than Republicans.
Attention Democrats: Chris Christie Isn’t Your New Best Friend. Cesca
Christie Admits his Political Future is tied to Storm Recovery.
Chris Christie: 2016 Planning ‘Crazy’ Because ‘I Want To Serve Four More Years As Governor’.
No ‘Call of Duty’ in Christie’s house.
Here’s a teaser for Conversations at NJPAC, the Gov interviewed by Adubato.
NJ Senate Dems statement on Christie’s NJPAC interview.
N.J. residents struck hard by Sandy finally get visit from insurance regulators.
Should students grade their teachers?
Young people in North Jersey in poverty, with little discussion of it. Caliiff, Essex/Passaic Green Party
Advocates argue expanding Medicaid eligibility would benefit NJ.
Who pays to upgrade the grid? Bill could leave ratepayers on the hook for billions, consumer advocates argue.
Christie v. _______
Christie first 2013 funder next month in NB.
Schaer backs Pascrell for governor.