Data Dan on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire! The state Democratic party’s much worshipped data manager was on teevee. Photo: Daniel Ortega
At Business Insider, let’s hope some gazillionaires learn this lesson: Mark Zuckerberg once made a $100 million investment in a major city to help fix its schools — Now the mayor says the effort ‘parachuted’ in and failed. Well, lots of consultants made lots of money. And Oprah was happy.
We had a Governor who did that. Did a mayor fill town hall with friends? An investigation is underway
Over the weekend, talking Jersey: Blue Jersey’s Steve Danley in an South Jersey Women for Progressive Change forum called Politics 101: Levers of Power. Updated with Deciminyan’s video.
Changes at the The Record & NorthJersey.com: Dan Sforza, a 24-year veteran reporter & senior investigative editor is promoted to news director. This is all part of Gannett’s consolidation of newspapers. He reports to the editor of the Asbury Park Press, who also runs this USA Today region
I am guilty myself, but they’re always re-used. The plastic bag scourge: It’s time to declare war. (Star-Ledger editorial)
F-bombs at the Food Fest: Toms River Dem councilman Daniel Rodrick says the township’s longtime director of health and human services publicly berated him at an event, threatening that he’d “never get another senior vote again” if he did not leave a GOP councilman alone
Mayor Fulop calls this a ‘win-win’: Deal made to relocate Katyn memorial
- CD7: New web ad from Tom Malinowski, whose campaign office opened yesterday in Martinsburg
- CD3: Tom MacArthur accuses Dem Andy Kim of padding his foreign policy resume
- CD5: Maybe Steve Lonegan’s staff should rethink how they title campaign emails. Or, you know, get a better candidate.
- The SPCA was booted, but NJ animals may still suffer? (Trenton Times editorial)
- Jim Florio: Lessons from a life in politics and a fight over NJ’s assault weapon ban
- Good luck with that. Murphy asks Trump for federal aid to NJ following March winter storm
- No Jersey sales tax hike, top Democrats tell Phil Murphy. Is a state shutdown looming?
- Scholarships for Dreamers. God Bless America | Tom Moran. I admit, I read the headline as snark and was furious. I’m so glad Tom Moran restored my faith. He expresses his patriotism beautifully here.
- This makes me insanely happy. Black folks in Oakland find the BEST way to defy that racist white chick with the BBQ problem
- Donald Trump is bad at foreign policy. Cartoon & commentary by Drew Sheneman.