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Pittsburgh Massacre: Governor Murphy orders flags to fly at half-staff. In the wake of this preventable tragedy, the governor calls for stricter gun safety laws. The rabbi of Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Congregation has New Jersey roots. At Monday night’s vigil in a Voorhees synagogue, the rabbi had a special message for children.
CD-3 – Will the Congressman who resurrected TrumpCare from the dead keep his seat? It depends on turnout. A good turnout in Burlington County bodes well for Andy Kim. A good turnout in Ocean County benefits Carpetbagger MacArthur. Asbury Park Press’ full-throated endorsement of Andy Kim.
CD-4 – Will his tax issues doom Josh Welle’s already slim chance of unseating longtime anti-abortion zealot Chris Smith?
CD-5 – Josh Gottheimer gets endorsement of North Jersey Record.
CD-9 – North Jersey record endorses Bill Pascrell. Wait! Is someone running against him?
CD-11 – Jay Webber gets “help” from Trump and his minions in his close race against Mikie Sherrill.
Today’s Hall of Shame. The State Senate passed a bill that would ban disposal of fracking waste in New Jersey. Five senators voted against the bill, essentially encouraging energy companies to poison our water. These senators are:
- Anthony Bucco
- Michael Doherty
- Steven Oroho
- Joseph Pennachio
- Sam Thompson
Renewable Energy: New Jersey’s only physicist-legislator says we are ahead of Washington in this area.
Keeping innocent people out of jail. Attorney General Grewal is on the case.
Playing the race card. Trenton councilman blames Mayor Gusciora’s appointment of a black police director on “politics.”
Fake News in New Jersey: Circa 1938.