Gov. Phil Murphy has ordered all state flags fly at half-mast today honoring the late transgender rights hero Babs Siperstein.
Trump 2019 State of the Union
Trump used the SOTU to solicit funds. For Puerto Rico? Kids with cancer? Economically struggling families? Nope, for himself. Send $1 and he scrolled your name on the SOTU live feed.
- ICYMI: Watch Stacey Abrams make history. (Video)
- Tanzie Youngblood wouldn’t be caught dead sucking up to Donald Trump. But, ugh, there’s Rep. Jeff Van Drew …
- At Heavy.com: Loretta Weinberg, Pelosi’s SOTU Guest: 5 Fast Facts
- AP among outlets doing a running fact check on what Trump said.
- You get why Democratic women were wearing white, right?
- Grace Eline of Gillette: Trump’s 10-year-old SOTU guest.
- Here’s Phil Murphy’s statement post-SOTU.
- Malinowski to Trump: ‘Greatness does not mean mortgaging the future of our middle class by giving tax cuts to our wealthiest citizens.’Andy Kim had just a few words on Trump’s SOTU.
- Menendez trashes Trump’s speech.
Well, this is certainly SOTU-related: ‘I trusted you!’ Trump voters seethe after realizing they’re getting screwed by the GOP’s tax plan.
Who’s got a few bucks to save New Jersey’s fossil population of mastodons?
Bride of the Thing That Wouldn’t Leave: Chris Christie touts Mary Pat as possible challenger for Mikie Sherrill’s House seat. Wildstein reminds us of the last NJ First Lady to run for Congress.
Teen Vogue (which is awesome btw, and not what you expect) covers the youth-led campaign to make sure teen workers were’n’t left behind in the #FightFor15
They were searched for guns after police responded to noise complaint. NJ top court says that was illegal.
Teen sex tape lands Eatontown sheriff’s officer in jail: Prosecutor
- Some Murphy transition workers used personal cells & computers.
- NJ Legislative Black Caucus joins call for Northam to exit.
- A New Dawn. (Just kidding. Same old Dawn Addiego) Jay Lassiter
- AG’s aide: Murphy’s ethics officer never told me nature of Brennan allegation.
- Murphy administration proposes changes to sexual misconduct procedures.
- Who hired Al Alvarez? Nobody willing to say. Who it could have been.
Bachelors hardly ever win the top job at the White House. Cory Booker says he’s got a girlfriend.
Oh now Trump’s wall makes perfect sense. Purge of undocumented workers by president’s company spreads to at least 5 Trump golf courses.
Even Trump’s inauguration committee is dirty: Confidential memo obtained by WNYC & ProPublica shows the chair of Trumps inaugural committee had a plan to profit off its connections to the administration and foreign dignitaries.
Ethics case against Menendez now closed by Senate panel.
The National Butterfly Center braces for Trump’s wall to ruin everything.
CARTOON CREDIT: Signe Wilkinson