Won’t. even. look. her. in. the. eye. Angela Merkel speaks to Trump during the G7 summit in Quebec. (Front row: WH National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow, British PMTheresa May, French Presidentl Macron, Merkel, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, WH national security adviser John Bolton.). Photo: AP
It’s not enough that we piss of Europe, we have to piss off Canada, too. Trump says U.S. will not sign a joint communique with the other G-7 countries, an abrupt reversal after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed opposition to Trump’s trade policies at the summit. Tweeter-in-chief took to social media yesterday to complain
Games of nuclear chicken with a chickenhawk president: What to watch as Trump heads to the historic North Korean summit
Judge orders EPA chief Scott Pruitt to provide evidence for his claims that human are not the primary cause of climate change
Roll Call moves NJ-5 off the competitive list to Solid Democrat, evaluating John McCann a weak GOP opponent
Timing is everything: CD7 nominee Tom Malinowski called for Rep. Leonard Lance to oppose Trump’s move to stop defending provisions in the ACA from lawsuits alleging they are unconstitutional, but Lance already had, and it was published 3 hours before Malinowski’s call.
Where’s your Governor? At North Jersey Pride in Maplewood at 1:15pm, then to Paramus for a “Celebrate Israel @70” event at Jewish Federation fo Northern New Jersey.
- Have the lambs stopped screaming, Clarice? Murphy and Sweeney on the verge of a school funding solution
- Trenton mayor’s race: Reed Gusciora v. Paul Perez
- Possession’s not enough: Expunge all weed convictions (Star-Ledger editorial)
(Bridgegate (likely) unindicted co-conspirator Chris Christie opens law firm in Morris County, and Rudy Giuliani is sending him clients
Trump approves federal aid to NJ following winter storms
Ammosexuals: Hey NRA, people don’t need to own an Uzi, AK-47 or AR-15 (Trenton Times editorial)
Caroline Casagrande, who got a job in Trump’s State Dept. after losing her Assembly seat to Houghtaling and Downey 3 years ago, also just lost her seat on the Colts Neck GOP County Committee in a landslide
Get ready for 5 months of this: